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.
Congratulations to our Grace King Band and Orchestra students who swept the LMEA District VI Large Ensemble Assessment Performance today at Chalmette High School in Chalmette, Louisiana. Under the direction of Mr. Ronald Totora, the band and the select orchestra members played the following selections: Valdres March, Music of the Water, and Emperata Overture. All […]
Grace King High School has hired Bryant Holmes as the new head football coach for the 2017 season. Athletic Director Cherlyn Scott says of Coach Holmes, “The vision Coach Holmes presented for our football team during this search makes him the right coach for the Fighting Irish.” She went on to state that “Coach Holmes […]
All after-school activities, practices and tutoring sessions have been cancelled this afternoon. Please continue to check the website for updates. We wish all of our students and employees a safe journey home.
Congratulations to Class of 2018 President Cassie Connors who has been elected as Secretary of the Louisiana Association of Student Councils (LASC), District 1.
Our District is participating in a School Climate Transformation Survey through the School Climate Transformation Grant. The survey will allow schools to measure conditions for learning to improve the school’s environment, and the results will be used to develop and implement data driven targeted interventions that will: improve academic achievement increase student safety increase graduation […]
The Eastbank Parent Advisory Council Meeting will meet at 6:30 PM on February 9, 2017. The topic of discussion: How to help your child cope with test anxiety. Paul Emenes Bldg. 822 S. Clearview Parkway Harahan, La. 70072