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 […]
We present to you the 2017 Homecoming Court. Congratulations to all of our Homecoming Royalty. Our King Brandon Morrison and Queen Nelly Lopes Rodas are humbled and honored to reign at Homecoming.
The Jefferson Parish Public School System wants to know what the community would like to see in its plan to build and renovate schools across Jefferson Parish. The district will host a series of community meetings for attendees to share their opinions on what should be included in the JPPSS Facilities Master Plan. Led by […]
The Student Progress Center will be available to all JPS stakeholders beginning September 25, 2017. A letter will be mailed to all parents/guardians on or before September 21, 2017 in grades 6-12 with instructions and the necessary information to begin using the center.
From the JPS website: Jefferson Parish Public Schools parents will soon begin using a new system to access their child’s grades, attendance, and other important information. JPPSS will use the JCampus student information system beginning with the 2017-18 school year. Parents will access their child’s school information on JCampus’ Student Progress Center. The Student Progress […]
The Metairie Business Development District (MBDD), Jefferson Chamber Foundation (JCF) & Fat City Friends invite the members of the Grace King community to attend the unveiling of 7 murals, measuring 56 linear feet, which 16 Grace King students painted during the Spring 2017 semester as part of the Talented Visual Arts Program. The sixteen students […]
Anyone wishing to participate in the 2017-2018 athletic season must submit a completed physical. The District has made arrangements for all Jefferson Parish School athletes to get physicals on Saturday, April 29th at Ochsner Hospital – Elmwood Location 1221 S. Clearview Pkwy New Orleans, LA 70121 Grace King physical time: 8:00 am. Please note: The […]
The latest news and information from the Jefferson Parish Public School System is now available on smartphones with a new mobile app. JPPSS is partnering with Blackboard to expand its communications outreach with a mobile app that is now available in the online iTunes and Google Play app stores for free. The mobile app will offer […]
Senior Bhagavati Das was awarded a two thousand dollar college scholarship from Kiwanis International at the Kiwanis award ceremony and breakfast. She received the scholarship in recognition of the work she does as treasurer of Key Club, a community service club at Grace King sponsored by Ms. Tracey Bullington and Ms. Terri Tahvildari. Bhagavati will use […]
The Jefferson Parish School Board approved the academic calendar for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. Click on the link below to see the calendar in PDF form. Parent_Student_School_Calendar_2017-18_Final-1 For more information about the calendar and its process, click here.