And the local superintendent of schools wants to convert two of his direct-run schools to charters.
| December 11, 2017
Discussion touches on starting a fund to help with the small, unexpected charges that can bedevil a college student.
| June 17, 2014
Charter management group reworks transition of middle school students.
| March 26, 2014
The meeting starts at 6 p.m.
| February 19, 2014
Some bonus goals are already being met, but higher teacher retention and a 10-point rise in school performance scores are considered more of a challenge for Kleban.
| January 15, 2014
Some charter leaders are wary of power shifts on an elected board. Others just don’t like those in office now.
| December 20, 2013
Founding principal Heidi Campbell to step down at the end of the school year.
| November 18, 2013
Board members knew they were going to take a vote but didn’t put the item on the agenda.
| November 14, 2013
CEO says organization doing a better job of spotting behavioral problems early.
| November 7, 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 starting dates vary throughout the month of August.
| August 1, 2013
Also, NOCP’s board last week agreed to give CEO Ben Kleban a new 2-year $143,000 contract.
| June 12, 2013
The board approved a resolution to apply for a grant during a brief meeting.
| April 4, 2013