Mission & Vision

  • Lionel Collins Elementary Community believes that all students will learn and reach their full academic potential through engaged learning.

    ~Lionel Collins Elementary School, formerly Ames Elementary, is a magnet school within the Jefferson Parish Public School System. Any child entering Pre-Kindergarten through Fifth grade residing in Jefferson Parish is eligible for enrollment.  Second through Fifth grade requires a minimum of a 2.0 grade average and no behavior referrals.Like us on Facebook to stay up to date on the latest events happening here at Judge Lionel Collins:


Our Principal

  • Principal  Coulon

    Jenenne Coulon


    Welcome Back for the 2022-2023 school year! I hope you are relaxed, recharged and ready to start a new school year!

    I am so delighted that you are a member of our amazing learning community.

    I welcome and value your presence and dedication to excellence here at Collins.

    We are gearing up for an incredible and productive school year! 


  • Regular Schedule Hours: 7:20 a.m. - 2:10 p.m.