Three STPPS teams remain in the state football playoffs as the second round of playoff action kicks off Friday night. After three first-round home games a week ago, only one STPPS team will host a second-round game.
Slidell (9-2) is the lone 5A team remaining from St. Tammany Parish. The Tigers travel to Gonzales to face East Ascension (10-1). Slidell enters the game riding an eight-game winning streak after posting its first playoff win since 2004.
Last week, Pearl River (8-2) won its first playoff game in school history as the Rebels dispatched Franklin Parish at home. Now with its first eight-win season since 1989, Pearl River travels to Monroe to play Neville (8-2).
The winner of the Pearl River/Neville game will ...
All STPPS schools will be closed November 19-23 for the Thanksgiving Holidays. Support offices will close at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, November 21, and will be closed for the remainder of the week.
Classes will resume and offices will reopen on Monday, November 26.
We hope our STPPS family has a warm, safe, restful and thankful Thanksgiving break!
Saluting Our Heroes ::..
Students across St. Tammany Parish celebrated our nation's veterans with numerous Veterans Day celebrations. STPPS schools welcomed local veterans as students took the opportunity to tell our heroes: THANK YOU.
Prior to the November School Board Meeting, JROTC programs from all eight high schools were on hand as STPPS held its annual Veterans Day Celebration to honor our veterans.
Notice of Coordinated Funding Request for Early Childhood Care and Education ::..
The St. Tammany Early Childhood Community Network is requesting the funding for the following numbers of seats for the 2019-2020 school year:
Louisiana passed a law to unify preschool, Head Start and child care programs into a statewide early childhood network. St. Tammany Parish Schools is the Lead Agency for the St. Tammany Early Childhood Community Network.
The Lead Agency is making this Coordinated Funding Request known to the public to allow each publically-funded program in the community network and the general public in the coverage area of the community network the opportunity to comment on the proposed funding request prior to submission to the Department of Education. To comment on this Coordinated ...
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