Administrative takeover by ReNEW is questioned by one parent, unhappy that the decision was not aired more fully by the board.
| June 18, 2014
Departure of four teachers seen as a big improvement on former attrition rate of more than 50 percent in one year.
| June 3, 2014
Crescent City Schools impressed some board members but failed to secure majority support.
| May 13, 2014
Cook-off Finale scheduled for next Monday evening. The event, which has been likened to TV’s “Top Chef,” is sponsored by Wilson’s parents association.
| May 13, 2014
The New Orleans Charter Schools Foundation is close to choosing a charter management organization to take over McDonogh City Park Academy in the coming school year. The two finalists, Crescent City Schools and ReNEW Schools, made presentations to the board at its monthly meeting, March 18.
| April 15, 2014
School’s board of directors votes to stay with state pension plan for teachers.
| April 10, 2014
Installation of window grates appears to have ended break-ins at temporary campus on Monroe Street.
| March 19, 2014
Rather than work being completed for the August start of classes, students should now expect a return later in the fall.
| March 14, 2014
School leader says state school board reneged on verbal agreement on Hollygrove building, giving site to KIPP
| March 10, 2014
Suspension rate drops sharply thanks to use of restorative circles to address misbehavior.
| February 28, 2014