• Welcome to the JumpStart 1.0 Diploma Option! 


    Destrehan High School currently offers five Integrated Pathways:

    • Digital Media & Entertainment Technology
    • Health Sciences (Patient Care & Management)
    • Hospitality, Tourism, Culinart Arts & Retail
    • Information Technology
    • Manufacturing, Construction Crafts, & Logistics

    We also offer one Regional Pathway in Business Management.

    Each pathway has specifically designated Industry-Based Credentials and elective course offerings that must be completed as graduation requirements. Students interested in opting into the JumpStart diploma MUST meet with their counselor to begin the process.  Contact the Counseling Suite at 985-764-9872.

    To learn about the program in general, visit the LA Department of Education's JumpStart website:  ALL THINGS JUMPSTART

    Check out the JumpStart one-pager here: Louisiana's JumpStart Program  or see the informational brochure here: JumpStart Brochure  


    JumpStart 2.0 - an updated, more linear diploma option plan - will be implemented for the 2021-22 class cohort.