Grace King will be closed Friday, January 19th due to water issues within Jefferson Parish. All afterschool activities and Saturday AP sessions scheduled for January 20th have been cancelled. School is scheduled to resume Monday, January 22, 2018.
Due to continued inclement weather conditions, Grace King will be closed through Thursday, January 18, 2018. Please continue to check the website, social media, and the District Web site for updates. We hope that all in the Grace King community remain safe and warm during this cold weather event.
The Jefferson Parish Public School System has canceled all after-school activities scheduled for today, January 16, 2018. This includes after-school care, tutoring, athletic events, practices and any other extra-curricular activities. All schools and offices will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, January 17, 2018. The decision to close came after careful consultation with the district’s Emergency Management […]
As you know, the New Orleans Metropolitan Area temperatures tend to fluctuate. The National Weather Service has declared that there will be a cold front moving through in the early hours of the morning on Friday, January 12, and temperatures will drop into the 30s and 40s. We’d like to remind all of our students […]
Need help navigating the current high school curriculum? Wondered what a dual-enrollment course entails? Not sure what Advanced Placement courses truly are and their benefits? Grace King’s Advanced Placement Parent Night will be held on January 17 at 6 PM in the cafeteria. Come out to meet the counselors and find out about all of […]
Report cards were issued on Monday, January 8th but due to a printing problem within JCampus, final grades were not printed. Corrected report cards will be reissued this afternoon, January 9th with the corrected information. Report cards will be distributed during block 4. Please note that students who did NOT take a final exam for […]
Are your children considering college, and you’re not sure how you’re going to pay for it? Has it been some years since you had to navigate the college financial aid process? All parents and guardians are invited to Grace King’s FAFSA night, to be held on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 5:30 PM in the […]
Superintendent Joseph announced that all JPPSS schools and administrative buildings will be closed on Thursday, January 4th due to several consecutive days of freezing temperatures in Jefferson Parish that have taxed the heating systems in its school buildings. The concern is the safety of students who, in the early morning hours, will be exposed to frigid temperatures while […]
For those taking the ACT exam tomorrow, please enter the Grace King campus on the Grace King Place side and go to the front porch. Due to the inclement weather, students will be allowed into the building upon arrival. Temperatures in the testing rooms may fluctuate, so please layer.
It is with great pride that we announce that School Resource Officer Seargeant Billy Matranga was awarded the JPSO Distinguished Service Award for rescuing a motorist from a vehicle that went into a Metairie drainage canal after a traffic crash. Although Officer Matrenga stated that he “didn’t do anything,” we at Grace King know that […]