Donor Spotlight: Mary Jo Capra

Although Mary Jo Capra is an Alabama native, and a current Florida resident, she knows what it means to miss New Orleans. Capra first visited New Orleans in 1975 and has loved the city ever since. “I’ve been going to Jazz Fest for 35 years, since 1985, and have only missed three weeks of Jazz…

Aurora Program Has a New Home

During the 2016-17 academic year, CCS began its Aurora Program, an alternative education program that provides additional educational and behavioral support to some of its highest-need students. The program initially served scholars from kindergarten through 3rd grade but has expanded to include scholars up to 8th grade. After three years in temporary facilities, the Aurora…