Jump Start Summers

  • This program is intended for current Jefferson Parish High Schools students in grades 9-12. This program is intended to offer an advanced opportunity for students to learn a skill to increase career readiness. Students can earn a stipend for successful completion of the program. This program is first come, first served. 

    Eligibility criteria:

    • 2.0 or higher cumulative GPA in high school courses; good academic standing
    • Cannot have excessive absences
    • Cannot have major/multiple disciplinary infractions
    • Students may not have previously attempted/failed the certification course

    Course offerings:

    • Lodging and Management
    • Carpentry II
    • Welding II
    • Precision Machine II
    • EMR/First Responder
    • Digital Media
    • Operation Spark 

    Dates: May 30 - June 21  

    Times: 8:30 am - 11:30 am  

    Locations: Bonnabel High, Cuillier Career Center, and John Ehret High (Lodging and Management)

    Eligibility: students must have a 2.0 or higher cumulative high school GPA and good academic standing. Additionally, students cannot have a record of excessive absences or major/multiple disciplinary infractions. This program is intended for students attempting the certification for the first time. Students cannot have previously attempted and failed the certification course.

    To register for this program, please click here