Why did you choose to serve on your school’s board? The ARISE Schools began its focus as a transformational school to serve the children & community of the Upper 9th Ward of New Orleans, following the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Diversity in skills, experience & leadership as well as in the individuals leading the […]
Why did you choose to serve on your school’s board? ARISE Schools’ mission to builds scholars, and communities around them, ready for success in high school, college and the world beyond was inspirational to me and I wanted to assist the organization and its scholars in achieving that success. Serving on the board not only […]
Kenilworth Charter School & KIPP Central City Academy Honored by Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools
The Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools (LAPCS) honored several charter schools and champions through its 2015 Charter School Excellence awards, presented on October 12, 2015 as part of the organization’s 8th annual state charter schools conference in Baton Rouge. The 2015 Community Roots Award, designed to recognize a charter school that demonstrates a commitment […]
Check out this short video highlighting 20 years of charter law in Louisiana, featuring some of our charter school leaders across the state.