Jefferson Davis Parish Schools

Students entering the school bus to go back home.
Students watering a plant in their school's courtyard.
A student is using a tablet to assist her with her school work.
Cafeteria ladies serving breakfast.
Oak trees surrounding a driveway.
An alligator approaching a pond.
A young girl drawing a picture in art class.
A father and daughter are walking to school.
Students working on a research project in a computer lab.
Students lined up ready to enter a classroom.
Students playing dodgeball in their Physical Education class.
Students line up to form the letter A to show that their school earned an A on their school report card.
Students reading in the school's courtyard.
An elementary student is practicing her writing skills.
A school displaying their school spirit with a stingers up banner.
A tugboat passing through one of our local rivers.
This is a graphic representation of the educational priorities of Jefferson Davis Parish school system.
Principals participating in a monthly Principal Meeting.
Students experiencing a Coushatta Pow Wow.
A Dr.Seuss bulletin board encouraging students to read.
Mrs.Rae Daigle is chosen as a semi-finalist for Louisiana State Principal of the Year.
A bulletin board containing various inspirational words.
Students working in groups to complete their math homework.
A teacher is teaching a French lesson to her students.
Egrets following a tractor in a rice field.
A sunrise in Jefferson Davis Parish.
Jennings High administrator and teachers at the state Louisiana Association of Computer Using Educators (LACUE).

Jennings High participants at the LaCUE conference.

Rice farming in Jefferson Davis Parish.
Elementary students working in a computer lab.
A student drawing of an alligator.
A maintenance department employee met Britney Glaser at a recording of the KPLC morning show.
Students working collaboratively in groups.
A student writing his answer on an active board.
Young elementary students coloring.
A tugboat passing through one of our local rivers.
A teacher using her active board to instruct her students.
Cafeteria workers preparing lunch.
A teacher giving a student specialized instruction.
Roseate spoonbills in a crawfish pond.
An elementary student learning to read.
Students working with manipulatives.
A young girl putting up her book sack to prepare for the school day.
A student is practicing wiring in preparation for the Jefferson Davis Mechanics Contest.
A silhouette of farm equipment at sunset.
Various examples of student's drawing from art class.
A silhouette of farm equipment at sunset.
Elementary students eating breakfast in the cafeteria.
An egret perched on a stick in one of our bayous.
Cypress knees in a local bayou.
Lake Arthur High team presented at the state Louisiana Association of Computer Using Educators (LACUE).

Lake Arthur High team presented at the state Louisiana Association of Computer Using Educators (LACUE).

A sunrise in Jefferson Davis Parish.
Elton Elementary School
JDPSB participants take part in hands-on lab at LaCUE.

Jefferson Davis participates in hands-on workshops at LaCUE conference.

A kindergarten class is utilizing their active board to increase student engagement.
Hathaway High School
Welsh Elementary School
A flag flying high at one of our Jefferson Davis schools.
This is a graphic representation of the educational priorities of Jefferson Davis Parish school system.
Welsh High School
A student is working on a small engine in preparation for the Jefferson Davis Mechanics Contest.
Buses are lined up ready to pick up students to bring them to school.
Fenton Elementary School
High School students are taking a college class through videoconferencing.
School office personnel working diligently to keep the school running smoothly.
Elton High School
Lake Arthur High Logo

Lake Arthur High Seal

Fenton Elementary School
Jennings Elementary School
West End Instructional Center
Our state flower, a magnolia
Mr.Roy Harris is reading to the students at Lake Arthur Elementary's Science Day.
James Ward Elementary School
Fenton Elementary School
Students participating in a science experiment at Lake Arthur Elementary's Science Day.
Welsh-Roanoke Junior High School
Teachers and administrators are discussing future professional development.
A typical scene of bales of hay and crawfish traps.
A bulletin board reminding students of good typing practices.
Lake Arthur High School
Welsh High School
A student is practicing his welding skills in preparation for the Jefferson Davis Mechanics Contest.
Elton Elementary School
Students participating in a science experiment at Lake Arthur Elementary's Science Day
Teachers and administrators are discussing future professional development.
Students experiencing a Coushatta Pow Wow.
Jennings High School
Lacassine High School Home Economics Department

News and Announcements

2017 College/Career Expo

The third annual College/Career Expo will be February 9, 2017 from 5:30-7:00 PM at Jennings High School. All Jeff Davis parish students from grades 8-12 and their parents are invited and encouraged to attend. Students will be exposed to high school opportunities for classes and training, post-secondary paths and career choices. Please enter through the school's front lobby.

Jefferson Davis Parish Students of the Year are named.

The following students are to be commended for their accomplishments, as they have been named the JDPSB district Students of the Year.
Ava F, from Elton Elementary was named as the Elementary Student of the Year.
Kylee C, from Hathaway High was named the Middle School Student of the Year.
Caroline H. from Lacassine High was named the High School Student of the Year.
Congratulations to each of the winners.

Early Childhood Community Network Kicks Off Their Spring Roundup

The Jefferson Davis Early Childhood and Community Network (ECCN) has scheduled its spring roundup for children age birth to five. Jefferson Davis Parish Schools will hold their annual Pre-K Roundup for the 2017-2018 school year at each community school site. In order for a child to attend Pre-K in August 2017, they need to be 4 years old on or before September 30, 2017.

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District Spotlight

Jefferson Davis District Teachers of the Year 

Congratulations to our newly selected Jefferson Davis Parish Teachers of the Year.  Each of the district level winners will go on to compete on the regional level.  
 
The High School District Teacher of the Year is Lana Myers.  Lana teaches at Elton High School.
The Middle School Teacher of the Year is Roy Harris. Roy teaches at Lake Arthur Elementary.
The Elementary Teacher of the Year is Jennifer Howell.  Jennifer teaches at Hathaway High.