Jump Start

  • Jump start


    The West Baton Rouge Parish Schools are proud to offer a wide variety of Career & Technical Programs to middle and high school students district wide. WBR Schools implement the Louisiana Jump Start Career Pathways across all middle and high schools, with a focus on four Jump Start Academies, or programs of study:

    • The DOW-WBR STEM Academy
    • The Business Education and IT Academy
    • Health Sciences Academy
    • The Skilled Craft Construction Academy

    For more information on Jump Start, please visit:  https://www.louisianabelieves.com/resources/library/jump-start-graduation-pathways

    To see what is offered in West Baton Rouge, visit any of the tabs at the left to learn about Career & Technical Pathways for our students pursuing either a TOPS University or a TOPS Tech Jump Start Diploma.

WBR CTE Program Statement


    The West Baton Rouge Parish School System and all of its entities, including Career and Technical Education Programs, does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, national origin, disability or gender in its educational programs and activities (including employment and application for employment), and it is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of gender by Title IX (20 USC 168) and on the basis of disability by Section 504 (42 USC 794).

    The Title IX Coordinator is Barbara Burke, Director of Human Resources, at (225) 343-8309. 

    The Section 504 Coordinator Joni Nabors, 504 Coordinator, at (225) 343-8405.