Picking the right school for your child is not a decision to take lightly. JCCS is hosting an Open House on Wednesday, Feb 8th at 5:30pm - 7:30pm. to answer any questions prospective families may have about the school. Visitors will tour the campus and classrooms and have the chance to talk with teachers and faculty about the school. If you cannot attend on the date of the Open House a tour can be arranged by appointment.
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
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