Echo (New Tech Network's Learning Management System) is our online portal. It is designed to support project-based learning, facilitate communication and collaboration, and provide access to posting grades 24 hours a day. Grades that are posted online can be viewed by students and parents anytime.
The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) provides valuable information for JPPSS students, teachers, and parents. Employee forms, payroll information, the district calendar, access to email, academic resources, etc. are available in the Employee Area.
The library OPAC is the library catalog for all library resources. You can find print material as well as links to the Gale and Britannica databases. The homepage of the OPAC provides access to many other resources that could assist students with class assignments and other research projects.
The PFTSTA Library program provides activities to correlate with classroom assignments and projects, as well as activities to promote reading for pleasure. On the library web site students can find resources to help with coursework and information about all library sponsored events.
Although Taylor advocates academics first, we also offer a large variety of clubs and sports. The clubs at Taylor are not only fun, but educational— teaching useful life skills. The sports teams have an impressive history with LHSSA and promote competition, good character, and sportsmanship.
The Louisiana Department of Education provides useful resources for teachers, parents, and students. Educators can find information about Compass, the Technology Adoption Program (TAP), the Value Added Model, and award programs, as well as access to Common Core resources and a Teacher Support Toolbox.