Tangipahoa Parish School System will provide every student a high-quality education and a pathway to success.
VISION STATEMENTTangipahoa Parish School System, in partnership with families and community, will build a safe and innovative environment where each student will be career ready.
Have a Happy Mardi Gras!
All Tangipahoa Parish schools close for Mardi Gras Break Monday, February 24 through Wednesday, February 26. All school staff and students will return Thursday, February 27, 2020.
School Board offices will close Monday (2/24) - Tuesday (2/25) and will reopen on Wednesday, February 26.
Forever Thankful for Those Who Have Served
Jewel M. Sumner High School received a special visit from 97 1/2 year old WWII veteran Lt. Col. Champ Vinet. He spoke to seniors in Mrs. Simmons' and Coach Reine's classes about his time serving as a B-24 pilot in the 779th Squadron, 664 Group, 55 Wing, Fifteenth AF. He served from 1942-1945, flying twenty-five missions in Italy, the Balkans, Austria, and Germany.
Thank you for your service! And thank you for sharing your life experiences with our students. Your stories are invaluable.
K-12 New Student Registration for the 2020-2021 school year will begin Monday, February 3, 2020, between the hours of 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM at 1745 SW Railroad Avenue in Hammond. Please click here to learn more.
Parents of new Pre-Kindergarten students click here for registration information.
The office of Student Registration is now located at 1745 Southwest Railroad Avenue in Hammond, across from McDonald’s and Walgreens. Office hours are 8:00 AM to 4:00PM, Monday - Friday. Families who have address changes may begin that process at their children’s schools if all necessary documents are provided to the school. Please call (985) 474-8691 for assistance.
With this week’s release of statewide test results where “Mastery” is the new proficiency, School Superintendent Melissa Stilley said Tangipahoa Parish Public Schools are approximately seven points away from a “B” rating, and 23 of the district’s 33 campuses earned a “B” or better in providing academic interventions to help their struggling students grow their test scores over the previous year.