The neighborhood association is pushing for Audubon Charter School, which wants to open a second location.
Donald Pate, who was on the the board for Lake Forest charter school, said he wanted to help out the school by selling dirt for a construction project. That would violate state ethics law. Although he said his company got $120,000, the state Ethics Board cleared him.
International High School and Lusher Charter School argued labor-relations law didn’t apply to them.
ExCEED Network is new, but it has the support of the school principals. InspireNOLA has three other schools.
The new Exceed Network has the same name that school system staffers use for five remaining schools.
“If you decentralize an entire district, there’s a loss in economies of scale,” says researcher Christian Buerger.
The state released them Thursday. See if your school improved from last year.
The agenda said “ATA Charter.” Apparently that means, “Vote to close Algiers Technology Academy.”
The charter network plans to send those students to Capdau, which is moving into a large school it can’t fill.
Gary Robichaux led six-school network until special-ed and cheating scandal came to light.