Month: April 2020

Watch Lusher Musical Theater Students Perform Virtual “You Are My Sunshine”

Lusher Charter High School Certificate of Artistry Musical Theater Students Perform Virtual “You Are My Sunshine"Lusher High School Certificate of Artistry Musical Theater Level 1 students, under the direction of teacher Kathryn Matherne, submitted a virtual singing video to the Louisiana...

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Ben Franklin Students Celebrate Earth Day Virtually

In honor of the 50 years of environmental activism inspired by the first Earth Day, Benjamin Franklin High School seniors Rangasri “Sri” Narayanamoorthy ’20 and Ella Stolier ’20, along with Benjamin Verlander ’21, had worked tirelessly to plan an event that would bring students and...

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Young Audiences Charter School Adds Pre-Kindergarten 4 for School Year 2020-21

Young Audiences Charter School Adds Pre-Kindergarten 4 for School Year 2020-21: Applications currently being accepted           Young Audiences Charter School (YACS), the only arts-integrated charter school in Jefferson Parish, has added a PreK4 class for the 2020-21 school...

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Einstein Charter School Senior Earns Scholarships Totaling Over $2 million

Einstein Charter School at Sarah T. Reed Valedictorian Earns Scholarships totaling over $2 million Accepted into 15+ schools          Jon’Nae Sylvester, the Einstein Charter High School at Sarah T. Reed 2019-20 Valedictorian, has been awarded over $2 million in scholarships. ...

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Einstein Band Director and Football Coach Continue Teaching Music and Exercise Through Videos

Band Director teaches drums and trumpet and Coach teaches CalisthenicsDistance learning has not stopped Einstein Charter Schools from teaching their students the importance of physical education and music.  ““We believe that in order to nurture students to be academically STRONG as well...

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Lusher Charter School Engineering Teacher Creating Medical Masks with Tulane Medical Students

Lusher Charter School Engineering Teacher Creating Medical Masks with Tulane Medical StudentsMr. Owen and wife design and create vital PPE on school’s 3D printersIn true collaborative spirit, Lusher Charter School engineering teacher Matthew Owen and his wife, Laura, are working closely with...

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Young Audiences Charter School 1st Grader Makes Science Videos with his little brother

Young Audiences Charter School 1st Grader Makes Science Videos with his Little BrotherTalon Bergeron and his brother give lessons in why you need to wash your hands, making hand sanitizer, and perform experiments Young Audiences Charter School 1st grader Talon Bergeron sure is keeping busy,...

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Lusher teachers, parents and student perform “Octopus’ Garden” for morning meeting

During the school year, Lusher Charter Lower School's infamous morning meetings are a daily ritual of music, song and dance for the whole Willow Street Campus to start off the day in an amazing way.  Lusher frequently has notable guest musicians perform at the morning meetings, a tradition the...

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Discovery Schools to wear blue for World Autism Day + heartwarming video

Thursday, April 2 is World Autism Day 2020 and Kenner Discovery Schools students are celebrating online by wearing blue and sharing photosVideo: Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy autistic student Cohen Cusachs is so happy to see his paraprofessional (virtually) for the first...

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News & Highlights

Einstein Schools to Hold Walk for Equity on June 18

Einstein Schools to Hold Walk for Equity on June 18Community promoting changing Six Flags...

Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy to Hold Graduation

Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy to Hold Class of 2020 Graduation...

Benjamin Franklin High School to Hold Drive-Thru Diploma Distribution on Monday

NEW ORLEANS (May 28, 2020) – Benjamin Franklin High School will hold a day of...