2018 #STPPSFootball: Week 8 Schedule ::..
With three weeks remaining in the high school football regular season, a clearer playoff picture will begin to emerge. All six games on Friday night have playoff implications.
Five of the six games will be on STPPS home fields. The only out-of-parish game is in Tangipahoa Parish where Fontainebleau (4-3) plays at Ponchatoula (2-5).
Second-ranked Lakeshore (7-0) looks to extend its regular-season win streak to 20 games when it hosts Franklinton (3-4). Northshore (2-5) travels to Covington (3-4), and Hammond heads to Mandeville to face the Skippers (2-4).
The final two games feature a pair of five-win teams. After an open week, Pearl River (5-1) returns home to host Salmen (1-6). The hot Slidell Tigers (5-2) welcome St. Paul's (4-3) to L.V. ...
A Night of Stars ::..
Our School System is filled with shining stars, but on prior to the October School Board Meeting, we recognized the best honored as the 2018-2019 Teachers and Principals of the Year.
Malinda Meyer (Folsom Elementary), Lauren Bethancourt (Boyet Junior High), and Dr. Todd Tarifa (Northshore High) were recognized as the District Teachers of the Year. Jeanine Barnes (Lyon Elementary), Mary Ann Cucchiara (Mandeville Junior High), and Saudah Blackman-Stokes (Salmen High) were honored as the District Principals of the Year.
Barnes also has been selected as a semifinalist in the 2019 Louisiana Principal of the Year program held by the Louisiana Department of Education which honors the most exceptional school leaders from school systems across the state.
Teachers and Principals of the Year ...
Success Stories: Best in Show ::..
Fifth Ward Junior High seventh-grader Kayl Tassin is the latest in what has become a family tradition of showing award-winning livestock. With the insistence of her older brother Reese, the Tassins began showing livestock and he became the first of three to win at the state, parish and national levels in the Future Farmers of America (FFA).
Kayl credits Fifth Ward agriscience teacher Tommy Peters and STPPS providing opportunities such as FFA for helping hone her presentation and speaking skills.
We Can Do That: Become an Onion Pro ::..
Do you smell that? Gumbo weather is finally in the air!
But first, let one of our ProStart Program students show you the perfect way to chop an onion for your gumbo.
Every day, our students are learning skills to prepare them for the next phase in life. During the 2017-2018 school year, STPPS students earned 4,106 industry-based certifications in our career tech programs.
Throughout the school year, STPPS students will teach you new skills that you too can use every day. That's the power of WE WILL.
Frequently Asked Questions ::..
Have you seen our FAQ videos posted on Instagram and Facebook? Every two weeks, we've rolled out a new frequently asked question to help the STPPS community.
Take a look at the FAQ videos released so far this school year:
Find more helpful tips and answers to frequently asked questions on our social media channels, @stppschools.