Jefferson Davis Parish Schools

Egrets following a tractor in a rice field.
A maintenance department employee met Britney Glaser at a recording of the KPLC morning show.
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).

Jennings High administrator and teachers at the state Louisiana Association of Computer Using Educators (LACUE).

Jennings High participants at the LaCUE conference.

Students entering the school bus to go back home.
Rice farming in Jefferson Davis Parish.
A bulletin board containing various inspirational words.
A student drawing of an alligator.
Students working collaboratively in groups.
A sunrise in Jefferson Davis Parish.
Oak trees surrounding a driveway.
A tugboat passing through one of our local rivers.
Various examples of student's drawing from art class.
Cafeteria workers preparing lunch.
This is a graphic representation of the educational priorities of Jefferson Davis Parish school system.
Young elementary students coloring.
Students reading in the school's courtyard.
Elementary students eating breakfast in the cafeteria.
An alligator approaching a pond.
Students working in groups to complete their math homework.
A silhouette of farm equipment at sunset.
An elementary student is practicing her writing skills.
Cypress knees in a local bayou.
A student writing his answer on an active board.
A Dr.Seuss bulletin board encouraging students to read.
A tugboat passing through one of our local rivers.
A student is practicing wiring in preparation for the Jefferson Davis Mechanics Contest.
Principals participating in a monthly Principal Meeting.
Students working on a research project in a computer lab.
A teacher using her active board to instruct her students.
A father and daughter are walking to school.
An elementary student learning to read.
Students experiencing a Coushatta Pow Wow.
Students working with manipulatives.
Students watering a plant in their school's courtyard.
A teacher giving a student specialized instruction.
A silhouette of farm equipment at sunset.
Cafeteria ladies serving breakfast.
A teacher is teaching a French lesson to her students.
Roseate spoonbills in a crawfish pond.
Students line up to form the letter A to show that their school earned an A on their school report card.
Students lined up ready to enter a classroom.
A student is using a tablet to assist her with her school work.
Elementary students working in a computer lab.
A young girl putting up her book sack to prepare for the school day.
Students playing dodgeball in their Physical Education class.
A school displaying their school spirit with a stingers up banner.
A young girl drawing a picture in art class.
An egret perched on a stick in one of our bayous.
Mrs.Rae Daigle is chosen as a semi-finalist for Louisiana State Principal of the Year.
A sunrise in Jefferson Davis Parish.
Teachers and administrators are discussing future professional development.
Students participating in a science experiment at Lake Arthur Elementary's Science Day
Mr.Roy Harris is reading to the students at Lake Arthur Elementary's Science Day.
Lacassine High School Home Economics Department
A student is practicing his welding skills in preparation for the Jefferson Davis Mechanics Contest.
Fenton Elementary School
Lake Arthur High School
A bulletin board reminding students of good typing practices.
Welsh High School
Jennings Elementary School
JDPSB participants take part in hands-on lab at LaCUE.

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

Welsh Elementary School
Buses are lined up ready to pick up students to bring them to school.
Our state flower, a magnolia
Students experiencing a Coushatta Pow Wow.
This is a graphic representation of the educational priorities of Jefferson Davis Parish school system.
A flag flying high at one of our Jefferson Davis schools.
School office personnel working diligently to keep the school running smoothly.
A typical scene of bales of hay and crawfish traps.
A student is working on a small engine in preparation for the Jefferson Davis Mechanics Contest.
Welsh-Roanoke Junior High School
Fenton Elementary School
West End Instructional Center
James Ward Elementary School
A kindergarten class is utilizing their active board to increase student engagement.
Welsh High School
Hathaway High School
Elton Elementary School
Jennings High School
Students participating in a science experiment at Lake Arthur Elementary's Science Day.
Teachers and administrators are discussing future professional development.
Fenton Elementary School
Lake Arthur High Logo

Lake Arthur High Seal

High School students are taking a college class through videoconferencing.
Elton Elementary School
Elton High School

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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Upcoming Events

Lake Arthur Elementary Spring Roundup
Date: 2/21/2017, 8:30 AM 11:30 AM
Creating Online Forms Using Word
Date: 2/21/2017, 3:45 PM 4:45 PM
Location: Tech Center
Lacassine High School Spring Roundup
Date: 2/22/2017, 8:15 AM 11 AM
James Ward Elementary Spring Roundup
Date: 2/22/2017, 9 AM 12 PM
Elton Elementary Spring Roundup
Date: 2/23/2017, 8:30 AM 11 AM

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.