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Muisc in Our Schools Month

March is National Music in Schools Month. Learning to read music, play an instrument, sing, and compose melodies or song lyrics can help to expand the development of a child’s growing mind.

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School Bus Driver Training

The Tangipahoa Parish School Board will hold a pre-service training course to become certified as a Louisiana School Bus Operator.

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March 20-23 and 27-30 (8 day training)

Time: 5:00 PM- 9:00 PM

Location: TPSS Technology Center
795 S. Morrison Blvd.  Hammond, LA

Tangipahoa Parish Comeback Campuses

TPSS has three schools which are being recognized at the state level for increasing student test scores, despite facing extraordinary obstacles. 

School Picture Day!

School Picture day is Friday, Sept. 2nd for all ILA students and ILA Head Start students.  Students must wear school uniforms as ID's will be printed.  Picture Package information will be sent home this week. 

ILA Meet-n-Greet

Meet-n-Greet tomorrow, Wednesday, Aug. 10th for 1st-6th grades. We would love to meet you from 4pm-6pm. Come out and meet your child's teacher. You are welcome to bring school supplies

TPSS Annual Operating Budgets & Comprehensive Financial Reports

Visit our Business Department page for important information.

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Aug. 5, 2022


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Family Toolkit

Our Family Toolkit is a directory of information which will help you find the information you need quickly!

Family Toolkit

Substitutes are Heroes!

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Join our team and help keep our schools safe and strong!

Visit us online to APPLY NOW as a substitute.

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The P3 platform enables the public to share information anonymously with Crime Stoppers programs, law enforcement entities, schools, and large corporations around the world.  If you have crime or safety-related information that may be deemed useful in your community, submit a tip via the P3 web page – or download the P3 Tips App for iPhone or android devices. 

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Updates on Meet-n-Greet. August 6th will now be a drive through suppply drop off. Parents will be able to wave at their child's teacher(s). Please adhere to the schedule below: August 6th 1st grade 3:30-4:00, 2nd grade 4:00-4:30, 3rd grade 4:30-5:00, and 4th grade 5:00-5:30. Please enter the bus gates on Tiger Ave.

Soft Start to 2021-2022

Students with last name (A-K) will attend school on August 11th.

Students with last name (L-Z) will attend school on August 12th.

All Students in Grades 1st-4th will attend school on August 13th. 

PreK and Kindergarten students will be contacted by the teachers for Orientation dates and times. 

Upcoming Events

Chappapeela Sports Park Gymnasium 19325 Hipark Blvd - Hammond, Louisiana