After-School Activities Canceled Tuesday and Schools and Offices Closed Wednesday ::..
Due to potential winter weather conditions all after-school activities have been canceled for this afternoon, and schools and school system offices will be closed Wednesday, January 17th. This decision was made in close coordination with parish emergency preparedness officials and the National Weather Service.
Schools Closed Monday for MLK Day ::..
St. Tammany Parish Public Schools and support offices will be closed on Monday, January 15, in observance of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Day.
Classes and offices will resume operation on Tuesday, January 16.
Black & Gold Day Raises Over $19,000 for Children's Museum of St. Tammany ::..
STPPS community members raised over $19,000 during Black and Gold Day to help support the Children’s Museum of St Tammany.
The annual Black and Gold Day districtwide fundraiser held on December 1 gave students and employees an opportunity to show their support for the Children’s Museum of St. Tammany and the New Orleans Saints by wearing their black and gold for a donation of $1 or more.
This is the eighth year the St. Tammany Parish Public School System has partnered with the Children’s Museum of St. Tammany for Black and Gold Day. More than $160,000 has now been raised through the fundraiser to support the creation of the museum.
An open house and the ribbon cutting for ...
STPPS Awarded for Excellence in Financial Reporting Once Again ::..
For the 29th 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).
St. Tammany is one of only 23 School Districts in the state who earned the ASBO award this year and one of only 9 School Systems in the state to receive the award for 25 years or more.
The recognitions presented at the January School Board meeting are given for excellence in the preparation and publication of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) and follow an extensive review by experts from both ASBO and GFOA.
Three Fontainebleau High Students Elected to JAG Louisiana State Offices ::..
JAG students from Fontainebleau High and Salmen High were recognized during January's Committee As A Whole Meetings for their leadership excellence in the JAG program.
During the Louisiana State JAG Leadership Conference in Lafayette, Fontainebleau High junior Gerard Marquez (President), senior Peyton Snead (Senior Vice President, Leadership Development) and sophomore Derriyon Ducre (Vice President, Career Development) were elected to three of the six JAG Louisiana state offices.
The three received a grant from the Entergy Corporation to attend the National JAG Student Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C. Accompanied by their JAG teachers Jeff Boren and Eric Dubuisson, the Fontainebleau and Salmen students attended leadership sessions, met with Congressman Steve Scalise and his chief of staff, and toured the U.S. Capitol. ...