Our District & Schools

  • Jefferson Parish Schools is a public system of 80 schools. We serve students on both banks of the Mississippi River. JP Schools is the largest district in Louisiana and the nation's 98th largest. With over 6,000 employees, JP Schools is one of the largest employers in Jefferson Parish. Our total budget is approximately $601 million. Click here to view our school directory.  

    Our Schools

    • 50 Elementary
    • 8 Middle
    • 10 High
    • 7 Combination
    • 5 Charter

    Our Employees

    • Full-time employees: 6095
    • Specialist Employees: 363
    • School Administrators: 197
    • All Teachers, Including Uncertified: 3152
    • Classified Employees: 2383