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On the Path from Good to Great…
Outstanding Civic Engagement
-Two first place entries, 2016-17 VFW Post 7017 Auxiliary Americanism contest
-Two third place entries, 2016-17 Louisiana VFW District 8 Auxiliary Americanism contest
-Three first place entries and one second place entry in the 2016-17 Louisiana Daughters of the American Revolution Junior American Citizens state competition
-Second Place, 2016 Louisiana District 8 Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award
Outstanding Community Involvement
-New Cub Scout pack chartered by the Istrouma Area Council
-Participants in Girls on the Run South Louisiana, Fall 2016 and Spring 2017
-State participants, Special Olympics
-Quarterly Family STEM Nights with participation from community partners like the Southern University Agricultural Extension Office
-Recipient, Bowler’s Ed Grant from International Bowling Campus Youth Development
Outstanding Academic Achievement
-5th Grade Master Readers class completed an interdisciplinary unit on musical theatre, culminating with a visit to the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans to watch a production of ‘The Lion King’
-Exceeded state average percentage at Advanced on 2015-16 5th grade math state assessments
-Increased proficiency in science from 40% on 2014-15 third grade state assessment to 57% on 2015-16 fourth grade state assessment, closing 55% of the achievement gap between JES and the state average
-Average percentile rank on 1st grade Star Reading assessment grew from 22nd percentile to 46th percentile during the 2016-17 school year
-Average percentile rank on 4th grade Star Math assessment grew from 35th percentile to 47th percentile during the 2016-17 school year
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Good. Better. Best.
Our focus is success.
Jackson Elementary School