The decision was received since the last board meeting. The school has room for a few more students in the coming year.
A new policy for public comment requires filling out a card and presenting it to the board at the start of the meeting.
The board oversees Home A. Plessy Community School.
Charter's board applies for grant to cover instructional materials.
Board held two special meetings to discuss principal's performance, and picked a successor at one of them.
School in its first year of operation needs $150,000.
Homer A. Plessy Community School says it needs to increase fundraising efforts.
It will cost $30 million to bring students to and from public schools this year, compared to $18 million the year before Katrina. The increase appears to be a consequence of citywide enrollment and the shift from a centrally-run school system. A few schools are working together to negotiate busing contracts.
New charter shares space in Douglass building with ARISE Academy for now.
School starting dates vary throughout the month of August.
School focused on Marigny, St. Roch, St. Claude and Bywater neighborhoods