Our mission is to create a challenging and nurturing learning environment by providing students with quality instruction, high expectations, and a supportive and diverse school community so that every student will grow as a scholar and a person toward a successful future.

Recent News

Weather Advisory Status Update

Update 1/27 at 3:00 pm: All Jefferson Parish Public Schools, including Terrytown, are closed on Tuesday, January 28th AND Wednesday, January 29th. All previously scheduled meetings and events are also cancelled. School will resume on Thursday, January 30th. Please stay tuned to our website and our Facebook page for updates. Thank you!  

Terrytown Students Take a Closer Look at Reading

Our Fifth Grade was recently spotlighted in JPPSS news. Great job, Fifth Grade Teachers! Click here to see the video spotlight Terrytown Students Take a Closer Look at Reading Students at Terrytown Elementary have accepted and are embracing the new challenge of Close Reading. Close Reading offers students the opportunity to participate in a careful, […]

Breakfast Delivered

Our Breakfast in the Classroom Program was recently spotlighted in JPPSS news. Below is a copy of the article. Click here to watch the video spotlight. Breakfast Delivered Students pulling red and blue carrying cases zigzag all across Terrytown Elementary School every morning delivering breakfast in the classroom. Breakfast in the Classroom is an alternate […]

Parent Newsletter – November 11, 2013

November 11, 2013 Dear Terrytown Families, Thank you to all of the Fall Fest Volunteers and families that donated! Our students had a really great time! Fountas and Pinnell Reading Level Testing: For the next couple of weeks, students in kindergarten through fifth grade will be tested for their reading level using the Fountas and […]

Parent Newsletter – November 4, 2013

November 4 2013 Dear Terrytown Families, Fountas and Pinnell Reading Level Testing: For the next couple of weeks, students in kindergarten through fifth grade will be tested for their reading level using the Fountas and Pinnell reading inventory system. This information gives our teachers a lot of information about your child’s reading ability. Once your […]

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