Support Employees of the Year Recognized ::..
STPPS recognized its four Support Employees and Substitute Employee of the Year during the April 13 School Board Meeting at the Robert C. Brooks Jr. Educational Complex in Slidell.
The employees along with the three Students of the Years were honored at a reception prior to the start of the Board Meeting. They were presented with their awards in front of their families and friends at the Board Meeting.
The 2016-2017 Support Employees of the Year are John Cannon (Educational Center), Connie Heck (Fifth Ward Junior High), Jennifer Crawford (Lakeshore High) and Joanie Enxing (Bayou Woods Elementary). William Donaldson (Fontainebleau High) is the 2016-2017 Substitute Teacher of the Year.
SUBSTITUTE TEACHER OF THE YEAR
William Donaldson, Fontainebleau High
William, at 82 years young, has ...
Team STPPS Finishes Second at State Meet ::..
Team St. Tammany, comprised of six STPPS students, finished second overall at the 2017 Louisiana Schools Elementary Fitness Meet held April 15 at LSU's Carl Maddox Field House.
It was the team's best finish since STPPS began competing at the event seven years ago.
Mandeville Middle's Emily Arnold was Team St. Tammany's top individual performer, placing as the third overall girl in the state of Louisiana. Arnold finished first in the standing long jump, second in the shuttle run and third in sit and reach.
Additionally, Lancaster's Kota Henry posted first-place finishes in the 600-yard run and pull-ups, while Mandeville Middle's Alex Avegno finished first in sit and reach. Lake Harbor Middle's Rebecca Sellers finished third in pull-ups.
All told, Team St. ...
2017-2018 Registration Information ::..
Registration for the 2017-2018 school year will begin April 25 for students entering Pre-K, Kindergarten and first grade for the first time in the St. Tammany Parish Public School System. Registration will run through April 28 and will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the school the student will attend.
Students who attended and completed a public school kindergarten during the 2016-2017 school year will not be required to register again for the first grade.
Before registering for Pre K at the school, eligibility must be determined by appointment or in person at the Pre K Office using required income documents. Find out more about registering for Pre K.
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K-12 Student Registration ...
Schools to Close for Spring/Easter Break ::..
St. Tammany Parish Public Schools will close for the Spring/Easter Break Friday, April 14 through Friday, April 21. Schools will reopen Monday, April 24.
School Board support offices will be closed Friday, April 14, and Monday, April 17.
Kelly Stomps Named Louisianian of the Year ::..
Woodlake Elementary music teacher and former State Teacher of the Year Kelly Stomps has received statewide praise for being a leader in the teaching profession and making a difference in big ways.
She was named Louisianian of the Year by Louisiana Life Magazine for standing out above the crowd and making Louisiana proud.
Kelly and the other seven people selected for this prestigous honor were recognized at a special ceremony in Baton Rouge and were personally congratulated by Governor Edwards and Lieutenant Governor Nungesser.
Kelly inspired her students and colleagues by helping students inside and outside the classroom, motivating teachers through professional development and sharing her message of the importance ...