To improve student performance and achievement, we must be able to recruit and retain the best teachers. Currently, our starting teacher salary is among the lowest in the region, and we are not competitive. Each year we are losing teachers and employees to surrounding parishes. On the November 18 ballot, there is a proposed millage […]
Friday, March 27th was a sad day at West Jeff High School as we said goodbye to the retiring MSgt. Wayne Gaudin, senior aerospace science instructor. MSgt. Gaudin leaves with his family to go live and continue working in San Antonio, Texas. His cadets threw a send off party with heartfelt wishes of congratulations […]
Below are some important dates for teachers, parents, and students in regards to the opening of the 2014-2015 school year: August 4th – New Teacher orientation begins at 9am. August 5th – Freshman Orientation begins at 6pm in the Auditorium. Dinner will be served. Parents are encouraged to attend. August 6th – Sophomore/Junior Orientation. 1-3pm […]
Head football coach Marcus Scott will be leaving our West Jeff family at the end of the current school year. He and his family will be relocating to the Oakdale/Alexandria area of Louisiana. Since 2008, Coach and his teams have amassed a record of 38 wins and 26 losses. He has been an asset […]
West Jefferson students are to report to school between 8:50am and 9:15am. Dismissal is regular time.
West Jefferson High School recently received a $12,000. MERA (Marketing Education Retail Alliance) grant. It was written by Mr. John Laudun, a Business teacher here at West Jeff. The MERA grant is available to all Customer Service teachers in the state. There are 120 students enrolled in the class this year at West Jefferson. […]