Jefferson Parish Schools (JP Schools) named its district winners for the Louisiana Department of Education’s Students of the Year program. These individuals are now eligible to compete at the state-level to become the 2024 Louisiana Student of the Year.
This year’s honorees for JP Schools Students of the Year include: Adalina Kaiser, Airline Park Academy; Smaran Tamidela, Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy; and Sophia Parigi of Thomas Jefferson Academy.
“Congratulations to our Student of the Year Award recipients. Their exceptional academic achievements, passion to help others, and desire to make the world a better place are a testament to how deserving they are of this award. These students have a promising future, and I’m proud that they are recipients of this award,” said Superintendent Dr. James Gray.