The Patriots will play the Evangel Eagles on Friday night (Nov 25th) in the Semi-Finals at Zephyrs Stadium. Kickoff is at 7pm. Tickets are $8.00 at school and $10.00 at the gate and are on sale in the business office. Student ID’s are not valid for admission to playoff games.
LHSAA ALL-ACADEMIC COMPOSITE TEAMS: Congratulations to Dee Dee Brown (Volleyball) and Joshua Hartley (Football) for being named to the LHSAA All-Academic Composite Teams. They are student-athlete's with a six-semester GPA of 4.0.
JCCS STUDENT CHOSEN FOR THE "PERRY OUTREACH PROGRAM": Congratulations to 11th grader Breann Martin for being chosen to participate in the the Perry Outreach Program. The Perry Initiative partners with medical centers, universities, and high schools to host Perry Outreach Programs for young women in high school. These day-long programs are held at over 30 locations nationwide throughout the year. Participants perform mock orthopaedic surgeries and conduct biomechanical engineering experiments, while also hearing from prominent women engineers and surgeons in the field.
CONGRATULATIONS: Greater New Orleans Science & Engineering Fair(GNOSEF) announced that Rachel Pizzolato 7th grade has been named a national Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology and Engineering for Rising Stars) competition finalist. Rachel, who was selected from among 300 semifinalists, is the first-ever JCCS student to be selected for this honor and the first from the GNOSEF Region IX. Each of the 30 finalists receive a $500 cash award and an all expense paid trip to Washington, DC in October to compete for $100,000 in awards. Rachel and the other finalists will also get to meet the President. Rachel Pizzolato was among 300 semifinalists selected from more than 6,000 nominated students nationwide. Her award-winning project is titled: Can a Modified Windmill Generate Electricity in an Interstate Traffic Setting? Broadcom_MASTERS_Finalist_2016_Release_FINAL.pdf
DRIVER'S EDUCATION: Driver’s Education will be offered at JCCS in December for students at least 14 yrs 9 months of age. Dates: Dec 5th – 16th - Time: 4:00pm – 7:00pm - Price: $440.00 Space may be reserved with a $125.00 deposit. Full payment is expected by the first day of class. The course consist of 30 hours of classroom and 8 hours of behind the wheel driving experience. See the attached registration form for more details. Drivers_Education_Winter_2016.pdf
Congratulations to Troiana Gause for running the 3-mile course at City Park in a personal best of 20:10, good for second place in the prestigious Allstate Sugar Bowl Metro Cross-Country Championships last weekend. She was named The Advocate’s Girls’ Cross-Country Athlete of the Week