Our Escalera STEM student Joshua Portillo represented Puentes New Orleans at the 2017 NCLR Líderes Summit in Phoenix, Arizona. Joshua attended various workshops that ranged in topics including college scholarships, self-care and the diverse history of Latinos in the U.S., including those who are currently the history makers of tomorrow. As part of the selection process, […]
Come out and support our Fighting Irish Football team as they scrimmage against KIPP Renaissance and Booker T. Washington at 6:00 PM on the back field. Free admittance to the game with a Grace King shirt. All others pay $2 for entrance to the game.
All students in the Jefferson Parish Public School System may wear shorts to school through the beginning of October thanks to a vote during Tuesday night’s board meeting. The Jefferson Parish School Board approved an agenda item that alters the uniform policy for students in grades 6-12. Middle and high school students can wear knee-length […]
Introducing Band and Orchestra Director Connor Murphy. Mr. Murphy grew up in the New Orleans area, and recently graduated from Loyola University New Orleans with a Bachelor of Music Education degree. Mr. Murphy decided to pursue a degree in Education based on his experiences in the band program while attending Brother Martin High School. Mr. […]
We firmly believe that our students should be active participants in their learning, in and out of the classroom, in the gym or on the field. An active mind is best served with an active body, and our physical education program begins when our students are suited up to participate in activities that engage and […]