It’s that time of year again and West Jeff High School will be very visible on the streets of New Orleans and Jefferson Parish showcasing its talented marching units. The band, cheerleaders, dance team, and JROTC all have parade appearances scheduled. Check below for schedules available thus far: West Jeff Marching Band: West Jeff […]
Another Spring Textbook Distribution goes down in the history books. This monumental task was taken on and accomplished by a cadre of volunteers at the beginning of the second semester. The West Jefferson AFJROTC managed to assist in providing textbooks for the student body in the Spring Semester textbook distribution. As a reward, the Harvey […]
The season is almost upon us, so here’s this year’s schedule of appearances by the West Jeff band and marching units as well as West Jeff’s LA-063 AFJROTC parade schedule. Come on out and join the fun! Band and Marching Units 2/17/17 – Athena 2/19/17 – Alla 2/23/17 – Muses 2/25/17 – Tucks 2/26/17 […]
WJHS AFROTC cadets stepped up to the plate by assisting with the 2016-2017 fall textbook distribution August 22nd-August 26th, 2016. A special reception was held in their honor in gratitude for their hard work on September 9, 2016. Thanks go to the Raising Canes’ #14 “The Bank” restaurant and its manager, Mr. Shawn, for graciously […]
In light of the recent flooding that affected many Louisiana residents, WJHS AFJROTC LA-063 were one of the first of many groups to lend a helping hand for those in need. Hours after seeing the devastation in many areas around the state, Councilman Chris Roberts felt compelled to respond. After organizing a spur-of-the-moment clothing […]
West Jeff’s JROTC Unit LA-063 did a great job representing on Thursday, February 4th in the Knights of Babylon parade on the St. Charles parade route. Pictured here are MSgt. Melvin Bush, JP Sheriff Newell Normand and C/COL Ervis Gutierrez. From JROTC, Happy Mardi Gras everyone!
As usual, West Jefferson High School will be very visible on the parade routes this Mardi Gras season. You’ll be seeing ROTC units, the Buc Band, cheerleaders, the dance team, majorettes, and the flag team. Here are the schedules: LA-063 JROTC Fri., 1/29 – Cleopatra @Uptown Sun., 1/31 – Alla @Uptown Wed., 2/3 – Druids […]
West Jeff recently completed Fall textbook distribution to all students. The process could not have happened as smoothly as it did without the assistance and expertise of our ROTC cadets, led by MSgt. Cindy Richards. They collected schedules, pulled books, and facilitated the checkout during an intense hour and a half for four consecutive days. […]
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 […]
February 3rd was JROTC inspection day at West Jeff High School. The cadets and their program were inspected by Maj. Donald Bailey, an area U.S. Air Force commander. The cadets, their community service, and their academic performance were all part of the briefing to Maj. Bailey. For the full story, click here.