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Harriet Tubman Charter School Exits Failing Status

Harriet Tubman Charter School Exits Failing Status

Crescent City Schools is excited to announce that Harriet Tubman Charter School has accomplished the remarkable feat of transforming from an F school to a C school by state standards within just one year. The Louisiana State Department of Education has released the 2013 School Performance Scores, which measure student achievement based upon state standardized […]

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Crescent City Schools Hosts Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Crescent City Schools Hosts Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Local and state officials joined members of the Akili Academy community for a ribbon-cutting ceremony on September 5, 2013. The event was planned in partnership with the Recovery School District (RSD) and commemorated the opening of the school at the newly-renovated historic William Frantz campus. Frantz was one of the first sites of school integration […]

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Akili Academy Moves Into New Campus

Akili Academy Moves Into New Campus

After five years at a temporary modular site located in Gentilly, Akili Academy moved into its new home at 3811 N. Galvez Street in July.  Located at the historic William Frantz Elementary facility, which had been closed since Hurricane Katrina in 2005, the new campus seamlessly blends the restored original building with a brand-new, state-of-the-art […]

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