Jefferson Davis Parish Schools

Students working on a research project in a computer lab.
A silhouette of farm equipment at sunset.
Students watering a plant in their school's courtyard.
A student is using a tablet to assist her with her school work.
A tugboat passing through one of our local rivers.
Students working with manipulatives.
A school displaying their school spirit with a stingers up banner.
Jennings High administrator and teachers at the state Louisiana Association of Computer Using Educators (LACUE).

Jennings High participants at the LaCUE conference.

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).

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

Lake Arthur High Seal

Welsh Elementary School
A student is practicing his welding skills in preparation for the Jefferson Davis Mechanics Contest.
Our state flower, a magnolia
Students experiencing a Coushatta Pow Wow.
A flag flying high at one of our Jefferson Davis schools.
Elton High School
West End Instructional Center
Welsh-Roanoke Junior High School
A student is working on a small engine in preparation for the Jefferson Davis Mechanics Contest.
Students participating in a science experiment at Lake Arthur Elementary's Science Day
A kindergarten class is utilizing their active board to increase student engagement.
Jennings High School
School office personnel working diligently to keep the school running smoothly.
James Ward Elementary School
Fenton Elementary School
JDPSB participants take part in hands-on lab at LaCUE.

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

Jennings Elementary School
A bulletin board reminding students of good typing practices.
Hathaway High School
This is a graphic representation of the educational priorities of Jefferson Davis Parish school system.
Teachers and administrators are discussing future professional development.
Buses are lined up ready to pick up students to bring them to school.
A typical scene of bales of hay and crawfish traps.
Welsh High School
High School students are taking a college class through videoconferencing.
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.