December 2015 Newsletter


State mandated End of Course testing starts Tuesday, 12/8. The full schedule is included below. If your student is testing, please make sure they arrive no later than 9:00am on their scheduled test date. Students should also plan to stay for afternoon banking on their test date in case they need more time to complete testing.

  • December 8th - English II
  • December 9th - English III
  • December 10th - US History
  • December 11th - Biology
  • December 14th - Algebra I
  • December 15th - Geometry

Please contact Mr. Smith at 504-410-3280 or eric.smith@jcfa.us if you have any questions.

Banking Updates and Holiday Schedule

Banking Updates

There will be no afternoon banking on the following dates:

  • December 9th - all students must be off campus by 12:45pm
  • December 21st - all students must be off campus by 12:45pm
  • December 22nd - all students must be off campus by 12:45pm

Holiday Schedule

The Winter Break begins 12/23. Campus will close for the Winter Break as of 1:00pm on December 22nd.

December 23rd – January 3rd

Winter Break (campus closed)

January 4th

Students & faculty return to campus

January 18th

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (campus closed)

February 8th-10th

Mardi Gras holiday (campus closed)

Important Notices

Fall Graduation

JCFA-East's fall graduation will be held December 16th at 6:30pm at the Sheraton Galleria in Metairie.

ACT and Dual Enrollment

The next ACT testing date is Saturday, December 12th.

Dual Enrollment registration is underway. Juniors and Seniors interested in taking a Dual Enrollment class through Delgado should speak with Mr. Smith ASAP.