• Students in front of busThe Superintendent’s Student Leadership Council (SLC) is a leadership program and a forum for direct communication between Jefferson Parish School (JPS) students and Superintendent Dr. James Gray. As SLC members, students will share their voices on a variety of topics, work to create solutions for select issues that are important to students and JPS, and increase their leadership skills.

    Transportation will be provided. The council will meet four times a year with the Superintendent at various sites from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. All meeting attendees will adhere to the health and safety protocols outlined in our Start Strong Jefferson plan. If selected, you are committed to attending and actively participating in council meetings on the following dates:

    - September 9, 2021 at location TBD
    - December 8, 2021 at location TBD
    - February 9, 2022 at at location TBD
    - April 7, 2022 at at location TBD

    Eligibility: Currently enrolled in a JPS high school, a complete application submitted, signature from a parent or guardian approving Council participation submitted to principal.

    The application will open on Wednesday, August 25 and close on Sunday, September 5.

    Click here to go to complete the application.