Considerations for Geographic Priority in OneApp and Transportation.

August 14, 2018

August 13, 2018 Considerations for Geographic Priority in OneApp and Transportation. In New Orleans, families use OneApp to apply to school. Families can apply to schools citywide, but, for grades PK-4 through 8, receive priority to half of available seats at the schools located in their geographic zone that give geographic priority. The Orleans Parish School Board is committed to…

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Join Us at the Back To School Fest August 25, 2018

August 6, 2018

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School Starts Soon! See the Start Dates Here!

August 1, 2018

School Name First Day of School 2018 Abramson Sci Academy August 13th Akili Academy of New Orleans August 13th; PK-K Akili Academy of New Orleans August 15th; 1st-8th Alice M. Harte Elementary Charter School August 8th; 6-8th only Alice M. Harte Elementary Charter School August 9th; 3-5th only Alice M. Harte Elementary Charter School August 10th; 1-2nd only Alice M. Harte…

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Citywide Summer Graduation Ceremony August 30th

The Citywide Summer Graduation will take place August 30, 2018 from 10am-12pm at Xavier University. It is available to New Orleans Public School students who will complete high school in the summer of 2018. To participate or for more information, please contact [email protected] or (504) 228-8576.

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OPSB July Board Recap

July 23, 2018

Orleans Parish School Board Gives Updates on Charter Applications and Approves Proposal for a Therapeutic Setting for Mental and Behavioral Health McDonogh 35 Alumni Association, Pontchartrain Chapter of the Links, Inc. and OPSB Employee Dr. Armand Devezin Honored by Board NEW ORLEANS – (July 19, 2018) – At the Orleans Parish School Board (OPSB) board business meeting on Thursday, July…

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Board Meeting Preview

July 17, 2018

The July board meetings will be held this week at the Orleans Parish School Board’s central offices at 3520 General DeGaulle Drive. See link for full agendas. Starting at 1pm on July 17th, the accountability committee will hear updates about the fall 2018 charter request for applications (RFA) process, along with regular updates concerning school accountability and school improvement efforts….

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Learn More About Our New Unified District

July 16, 2018

On July 1, all New Orleans public schools came under the oversight of the locally-elected Orleans Parish School Board (OPSB). This change follows years of state oversight through the Recovery School District (RSD) which was formed and took control of Orleans Parish public schools following Hurricane Katrina. Prior to this transition, the OPSB oversaw 41 schools. Now, following unification, the…

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All New Orleans Public Schools Are United Under Local School Board Oversight For The First Time In Over A Decade

July 1, 2018

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The Orleans Parish School Board Takes Action to Provide Stability for Families at Cypress Academy

May 22, 2018

OPSB Will Operate School at the Current Cypress Academy Facility on Orleans Avenue this Fall NEW ORLEANS – (May 22, 2018) – This morning the Orleans Parish School Board (OPSB) announced that it will provide stability for families currently attending Cypress Academy by having the district operate the school – at the existing location – for the coming school year….

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