• Superintendent's Principal Council

    The Superintendent’s Principal Council is designed to provide council members with an avenue to solve instructional and administrative challenges that exist on the school and district levels.

    2020-21 Principal Council Members
    The Council is made up of 12 principals: three elementary school (grades PK-5), three elementary/middle school (PK-8), three middle school (grades 6-8), and three high school (grades 6-12) principals. To ensure continuity from year to year, four names (one from each school organizational level) are randomly invited back to serve a second term. 

    • Jason Beber, Adams Middle
    • Michelle Cojoe, Worley Middle
    • Debbie Dantin, Birney Elementary
    • Scott Deemer, Matas Elementary
    • Donna Donahoe, Cuillier Career Center
    • Duane Foret, Gretna Middle
    • Angelia Grabert, Pittman Elementary
    • Holly Manson, Riviere Elementary
    • Christopher Mays, Young Audiences Charter School
    • Melanie Moore, Helen Cox High
    • Karla Russo, Haynes Advanced Academy for Advanced Studies
    • Stephanie Scott, Harahan Elementary
    • Kathleen Sullivan, Jefferson Rise
    • Cecily White, Woodmere Elementary

    2020-21 Meeting Dates

    Principal discussions and input are highly valued and member attendance at all council meetings is encouraged. The council will meet four times a year from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. at alternating sites:  

    • November 10, 2020 at JP Schools Administration Building at 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey
    • December 16, 2020 at Paul Emenes Building at 822 S. Clearview Pkwy. in Harahan
    • February 10, 2021 at JP Schools Administration Building at 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey
    • April 14, 2021 at Paul Emenes Building at 822 S. Clearview Pkwy. in Harahan

    *In accordance with our Start Strong Jefferson plan, all meeting attendees must wear a face covering, submit to a temperature check, and maintain social distancing.

Past Principal Councils

  • 2019-2020