Jeff Davis School Board to vote on elementary school name

Jeff Davis Parish public schools head back Friday
Posted at 7:31 AM, Nov 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-21 08:31:40-05

The Jeff Davis Parish School Board will vote on a proposal to name the district's newest elementary school "Jennings Elementary."

The board's building and grounds committee selected that name out of three options.

To read more on that decision: Names for new Jennings elementary narrowed down

In March, voters approved a sales tax extension to fund the new pre-k to sixth grade school.

The campus is expected to open in about two years.

The board will vote on name tonight at the 5:15 pm in the Jennings Elementary Band Room.