STPPS Opens Bus Transportation Hotline ::..
A St. Tammany Parish Public School System Bus Transportation Hotline will be in place before school starts to help parents get information about school bus routes for the 2016-2017 school year. The hotline will be open weekdays beginning Monday, August 1st through Tuesday, August 9th, from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. The telephone number for the hotline is 985.898.3373.
Parents can call the hotline to get the name and contact information for their children’s bus drivers, which will allow them to call drivers to find out bus stop locations and pick-up and drop-off times.
Bus driver contact information and bus stop locations can also be found on the School System website at www.stpsb.org
by clicking on the ...
Back to School Information ::..
The first day of school is Monday, August 8th. Below is helpful information and links to help prepare for the start of the school year.
Information on how to register students attending St. Tammany Parish Public Schools for the first time is available on the Registration webpage
To find the school your child will attend, go to the Bus Transportation webpage
and type in the address (without the city and state).
Visit the online School Directory
page for bell schedules and other information.
Pre-K and Kindergarten Start Dates
Pre-K and Kindergarten students report to school on either August 15th or August 16th ...
STPPS Continues to Lead State in ACT Scores ::..
St. Tammany Parish Public School students continue to earn the highest ACT scores in Louisiana. Members of the Class of 2016 scored an average composite ACT score of 21.5. Approximately 2,400 STPPS seniors took the ACT this past school year and once again exceeded the national average score of 21.0.
“These scores show the St. Tammany Parish Public School System is continuing to provide students with the tools they need for successful futures and preparing them to be ready for college or career upon graduation,” said Superintendent W. L. "Trey" Folse, III. “The ACT is one way to see how we compare on a national level, and I am proud that a school district of our large size can ...
School Board Adopts Cost-Saving Measures for Taxpayers ::..
Strong business practices and fiscal responsibility by the St. Tammany Parish Public School System enabled the School Board to adopt cost-saving measures for taxpayers recently.
In the annual Fiscal Assessment Report issued by the Louisiana Department of Education, the School Board received an excellent review of fiscal factors including excellent business practices, financial reporting and audit findings. The Board also received excellent marks for balanced budgets and maintaining fund balances.
For the 28th year in a row, the St. Tammany Parish Public School System has been awarded for achieving excellence in financial reporting by the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) and the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA).
"We appreciate the support of our community, and our ...
STPPS Welcomes New Administrators ::..
The St. Tammany Parish Public School System welcomed 18 new administrators at the July School Board Meeting. Superintendent W. L. “Trey” Folse, III introduced the new employees who include Central Office Supervisors, Principals and Assistant Principals. School Board Members from the representative districts then personally welcomed each person and presented them with a name plaque for their desk.
View a full list of the new STPPS appointments.