METAIRIE, LA – Skobel’s School Uniforms, Greater New Orleans’ largest family owned school uniform store, is excited to announce a new school uniform voucher program that eases the financial burden on parents as they prepare for back to school.
Skobel’s Covid-19 Polo Assistance Voucher Program enables 20,000 Jefferson Parish Public School students to purchase one uniform polo shirt at half-price, while supplies last.
Skobel’s understands amid the COVID-19 Pandemic money is tight, parents are stressed, and things are changing by the day, so the Jefferson Parish school uniform supplier is pleased to make this nearly $200,000 commitment to the community.
The Skobel’s Covid-19 Polo Assistance Voucher Program is available to students in need at nearly 70 Jefferson Parish Public Schools supplied by Skobel’s. The vouchers are good for one school polo at 50% off, while supplies last.
Polos will be regular fit Skobel’s brand or similar. Limit one voucher per student in financial need.
“We understand parents are dealing with a ton of things right now, and many have lost their jobs or seen a decrease in income due to the Covid-19 pandemic, said Marty Sims, Skobel’s owner. We want this voucher program to help them as they prepare for back to school. Currently, the program is set up in Jefferson Parish, but we’re happy to talk to other schools about extending the program. Skobel’s has always been proud to be a part of kids’ back to school routine, and we want to make sure that this year, with so much up in the air, that students have the uniforms they need when they do return to the classroom.”
Jefferson Parish school leaders see the polo voucher program as a good fit. “We are excited to have Skobel’s partner with us as we work together to help our students and families start the school year off more prepared,” said Dr. James Gray, Superintendent of Jefferson Parish Schools.
How the Skobel’s COVID-19 Polo Assistance Voucher Progam Works:
- Apply online at http://www.skobels.com
- Wait for approval from the student’s school. You will be notified by text message or email when your voucher is ready for use.
- Bring in your electronic voucher and identification to the Skobel’s location that carries your student’s school uniforms.
- Vouchers will be redeemed on a first come, first served basis while supplies last.
Skoble’s also carries back to school face masks in solid colors, funs prints and school logos/patterns to match school uniforms.
Jefferson Parish Schools carried by Skobel’s:
- Gretna No. 2 Academy for Advanced Studies
- Ruppel Academie Francaise
- Thomas Jefferson High School for Advanced Studies
- Ella C. Pittman Elementary School
- L.H. Marrero Middle School
- Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School
- Joshua Butler Elementary School
- Young Audiences Charter School
- Terrytown Elementary School
- Stella Worley Middle School
- McDonogh 26/Homedale Elementary School
- West Jefferson High School
- William Hart Elementary School
- Livaudais Middle School
- Paul J. Solis Elementary School
- Helen Cox High School
- Woodland West Elementary School
- George Cox Elementary School
- Gretna Middle School
- Bonella A. St. Ville Elementary School
- Shirley Johnson/Gretna Park Elementary School
- Woodmere School
- Ray St. Pierre Academy for Advanced Studies
- Fisher Middle/High School
- Leo E. Kerner Jr. Elementary School
- Congetta Trippe Janet Elementary School
- Allen Ellender School
- John Ehret High School
- Estelle School
- Harry S Truman School
- Metairie Academy for Advanced Studies
- Haynes Academy School for Advanced Studies
- Marie B. Riviere Elementary School
- Riverdale Middle School
- Jefferson Elementary School
- Riverdale High School
- Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy
- Lucille Cherbonnier School
- Judge Lionel R. Collins Elementary School
- L.W. Higgins High School
- Ralph J Bunche Elementary
- Lincoln School for the Arts
- Rudolph Matas School
- Ella Dolhonde Elementary School
- Phoebe Hearst School
- East Jefferson High School
- Bridgedale Elementary School
- T.H. Harris Middle School
- Harahan Elementary School
- Hazel Park/Hilda Knoff School
- Green Park Elementary School
- John Clancy/Joseph Maggiore Elementary School
- Bonnabel Magnet Academy High School
- Emmett C.Gilbert School of Excellence at Ford
- Mildred S. Harris Elementary School
- J.C. Ellis School
- Harold Keller Elementary School
- Bissonet Plaza School
- John Q. Adams Middle School
- Grace King High School
- Alice Birney Elementary School
- J.D. Meisler Middle School
- Chateau Estates School
- Walter Schneckenburger Elem School
- John James Audubon School
- A.C. Alexander School
- Greenlawn Terrace Elementary School
- Tom Benson School