• John Ehret student

    Magnet School Programs

    The application to attend a magnet school for the 2021-22 school year has now closed.

    Jefferson Parish Schools is pleased to offer several magnet schools specializing in STEM, Arts Integration, International Baccalaureate and Dual Language Immersion. Enrollment is application based and seats are granted on a first come, first serve basis. 

    Magnet School New Resident Applications

    2021-22 Magnet School Application Guidelines and Frequently Asked Questions

    Program Information

    Arts Integration Programs
    The comprehensive arts integration program is designed for students who have a strong interest in dance, drama, music, and art as well as for students who want a challenging academic experience. The curriculum is designed to incorporate the arts into the core classes to help deepen and broaden student understanding while adhering to the state mandated learning objectives and parish policies.

    • Clancy-Maggiore Elementary 
    • Lincoln Elementary 

    International Baccalaureate Program
    IB programs develop the whole student, helping students to grow intellectually, socially, aesthetically, and culturally. They provide a broad and balanced education that includes science and the humanities, languages and mathematics, technology, and the arts. They instill a sense of responsibility towards others and towards the environment. IB programs also give students an awareness and understanding of their own culture and of other cultures, values, and ways of life.

    • Riverdale High 
    • Ehret High

    Language Immersion Program
    The dual language immersion program develops student proficiency in a second language while providing a foundation in fundamentals of language arts, mathematics, social studies, and science. The program fosters an understanding of and an appreciation for Louisiana’s cultures and those of other areas and countries.                 

    • J.C. Ellis School
    • Boudreaux Elementary   Boudreaux (Spanish)                         

    STEM Programs
    STEM schools provide a curriculum and learning experience that is based on four specific disciplines: science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). There is an emphasis on engaging students in inquiry-based learning focused on solving real-world problems. Students work productively as teams using the engineering design process, and engage in cross-curricular and project-based learning.

    • Judge Lionel Collins Elementary
    • Washington Elementary
    If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office at (504) 349-7792.

  • Magnet School Virtual Tours

  • Lincoln Elementary School Tour


    J.C. Ellis School Tour


    John Ehret High School Tour


    Judge Lionel Collins Elementary School Tour

  • Clancy-Maggiore School Tour


    Boudreaux Elementary School Tour


    Riverdale High School Tour 


    Washington Elementary School Tour