As of July 1, 2016 there are 22 OPSB authorized charter schools, serving over 15,000 students across all grade levels, accounting for more than 80% of OPSB students.
- 22 OPSB charter schools are currently open and operating in good standing for the 2016-17 academic year.
- 4 existing charter schools transferred to OPSB beginning with the 2016-17 academic year: Pierre A. Capdau Charter School and Lake Area New Tech High School (New Beginnings Foundation), Mary D. Coghill Charter School (Better Choice Foundation), and KIPP Renaissance High School (KIPP New Orleans).
- 2 new charter schools conditionally approved by OPSB to open in the 2017-18 school year: JCFA-West and Élan Academy Charter School.
Resources For Parents and the Public
Resources For Charter School Operators and Prospective Applicants
Portfolio Office Contact Information
3520 General De Gaulle Dr., New Orleans, LA 70114
Mary K. Garton
Chief Portfolio Officer
Colleston Morgan, Jr.
Chief Strategy Officer
Strategic Initiatives (Unification)
Zinda F. Ovide