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JP School Board Accepting Applications for Vacant District 6 Seat

Due to the recent board member resignation, the Jefferson Parish School Board is accepting applications to fill the vacant District 6 seat. Residents of District 6 who have an interest in serving their community as a School Board member may submit a letter of application and a resume to Chrissie Barrios at

  • Candidates must be a resident of District 6 for at least one full year.
  • Candidates must be at least eighteen years of age.

Letters of application and resumes must be received no later than 4 p.m. on Monday, January 17, 2022. Qualified candidates will be interviewed, nominated, and voted upon at a special session Board Meeting to be conducted on Friday, January 21, 2022, at 5 p.m., at the JP Schools Administration Building at 501 Manhattan Blvd. in Harvey.

The schools in District 6 are:

  • Airline Park Academy
  • Bridgedale Elementary
  • East Jefferson High
  • Dolhonde, Ella Elementary
  • Harris, T.H. Middle.
  • Hearst, Phoebe Elementary
  • Matas, Rudolph Elementary