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Kappa Alpha Psi honors legacy of fraternity brother Morris Jeff with Spring Fling at Morris Jeff School-April 5

Date: April 3rd, 2023
Morris Jeff School

KAPPA ALPHA PSI HONORS THE LEGACY OF FRATERNITY BROTHER MORRIS F.X. JEFF, SR. WITH ANNUAL SPRING FLING APRIL 5 AT MORRIS JEFF COMMUNITY SCHOOL

Pre-K through 2nd Grade students will celebrate Spring and collect treats for their baskets

WHAT: In honor of Morris Jeff Community School’s namesake, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity will host the annual Spring Fling for the PreK – 2nd grade students. The students will celebrate spring as they collect treats in their baskets from stations in the cafeteria. The fraternity supplies school supplies and festive trinkets for the students. Members of Kappa Alpha Psi share their time, attention, and gifts with the students to carry on the legacy of Morris F.X. Jeff, Sr., who was a member of the fraternity.

WHEN: Wednesday, April 5, 8:30 – 10:30 am

WHERE: Morris Jeff Community School, 211 S Lopez St, New Orleans, LA 70119 (In the cafeteria)

WHY:

Shannon O’Connor, MJCS Dean of Students, says, “We are grateful for the Kappa Alpha Psi’s contribution to our school community. By their example, the children are inspired to give back to the community in the same way as Morris Jeff and his fraternity brothers.”  

“The Kappa’s have been our partners since we opened Morris Jeff Community School,” said the Head of School, Patricia Perkins. “The spring fling allows our school community to feel the influence of Mr. Jeff and see his light shining through his fraternity brothers.”

This event is closed to the public. Media are invited to attend.

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Morris Jeff Community School is a top-performing, open-admissions, PK-12 public charter school serving more than 1,400 students in Orleans Parish. Morris Jeff is Louisiana’s only PK-12 International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. Morris Jeff is committed to producing engaged, talented, creative, and caring young people who can contribute to our global society in meaningful ways.   

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