Inside the Classroom: Lock It and Drop It ::..
Lock it…and drop it!
Ms. Lindsay Colwart, a third grade teacher at Abney Elementary, introduced a think time/wait time strategy during her ELA lesson on signal words.
Her students finished it off with a FAN-TASTIC!
Watch the video.
STPPS Open House Nights ::..
It’s been a great start to the new school year! As students, teachers, and staff are connecting and working together, parents have an opportunity to see their child’s caring and supportive learning environment.
Our schools’ Open House nights will be held on various days over the course of the next four weeks. Parents are invited to attend these fun and informative nights to meet with teachers, administrators, and other parents. Be sure to check with your child’s school to confirm their Open House date(s) and time(s).
Open House events are an excellent opportunity for parents to see how our teachers and administrators impact our students each day. It’s also a chance for parents and caregivers to learn about opportunities and ...
Welcome Back to School! ::..
As part of our mission to educate Every Child, Every Day for a Successful Tomorrow, we are all leading the way for student success. This is our responsibility, privilege, and commitment.
The 2019-2020 school year opened Friday as we welcomed more than 39,000 students back to school at all 55 STPPS campuses across St. Tammany Parish.
We captured some of the first-day moments at various STPPS schools. We asked parents and employees to share the excitement of their first day back at school on social media with the hashtag #STPPSFirstDay.
Beginning Tuesday, August 13, our Pre K and kindergarten friends will be joining us at school.
Don’t forget to follow our students and employees as they lead the way on our official STPPS ...
Leading the Way ::..
We are one STPPS team.
From employees to parents to students to our community, we are all leading the way for student success. This is our responsibility, privilege, and commitment.
By providing innovative technology and instruction, we are preparing students today for the opportunities of tomorrow.
We are leading the way by providing safe and supportive environments for our students and employees.
We are leading the way for our employees by providing resources, support, and ongoing professional development.
We are leading the way by creating a network of support with our community.
We are excited for a great 2019-2020 school year!
STPPS Recognized with 10 National Communication Awards ::..
The STPPS Communications staff was recognized for its strategy and initiatives with 10 national awards by the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA).
#WeWillSTPPS, the theme for the 2018-2019 school year, received the Golden Achievement Award which recognizes exemplary work in all aspects of school public relations, communication, marketing and engagement. It also received merit honors for branding.
STPPS received nine Publications and Digital Media Awards including five for social media – We Can Do That! (Excellence), Inside the Classroom (Merit), This is STPPS (Honorable Mention), #STPPSGrads (Honorable Mention), and Telling the STPPS Story (Honorable Mention). STPPS was also recognized for its e-Newsletters and school fast facts.
The STPPS Communications staff of Meredith Mendez (Director of Communications), Angela Daviston Dugan (Communications Manager), ...