New report shows school leaders admitted to screening students to get the best.
| March 26, 2015
Five charter organizations have meetings this week and could take up the issue.
| November 17, 2014
Increased focus on reading and math came at a cost on this year’s standardized tests.
| June 27, 2014
Nine new teachers have been hired and more are on the way. Student recruitment drive is also gearing up.
| May 14, 2014
A researcher says Louisiana’s system for measuring teacher effectiveness is one of the best in the country.
| May 13, 2014
An inside look at how teachers at Success Prep got ready.
| May 12, 2014
Elevator repair costs rise, but no students currently require its use between floors. Better school soundproofing planned.
| April 15, 2014
Students say teachers care about their success; teachers say they can rely on colleagues.
| February 19, 2014
School leader Niloy Gangopadhyay said he doesn’t believe drug use is a widespread problem.
| January 14, 2014
Teacher absences not the problem school leaders thought it was.
| December 8, 2013
Success Preparatory Academy seeing more sick and leave days taken by teachers and staff than in previous years.
| November 11, 2013
Success Prep is having trouble with new middle-school grade.
| October 18, 2013
Of the school’s 450 students, 70 are special-education students.
| September 13, 2013
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.
| September 12, 2013
School sees big increase in number of special education students.
| September 4, 2013
About 75 percent of last year’s students will return this year.
| August 15, 2013
School starting dates vary throughout the month of August.
| August 1, 2013
Board also receives concerning out-of-school suspension data.
| June 4, 2013
Challenges facing the F school include how to expand in a crowded facility that relies on partitions to separate classes.
| May 13, 2013
The school’s principal cited inconsistency in lesson execution, teacher experience, a high number of English language learners and behavioral issues.
| April 18, 2013
School leader questions Success Prep’s maximum capacity.
| March 4, 2013
At their Jan. 10 meeting, board members at Success Preparatory Academy discussed reaching out to larger corporations for sponsorships and looking to re-configure the school building in order to accommodate more students.
| January 22, 2013