CCS in the News

Crescent City Schools Director of Special Education Kevin Lapinski was featured in a national article about how New Orleans schools are serving special education students after the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent closure of school buildings. Lapinski explained how CCS staff addressed the services their scholars missed while learning in a digital learning environment and how…

Music Education During COVID-19

Not even a global pandemic can keep the Akili band down! The band, which currently has 15 members, worked to find new ways to continue to play and share their music with the community while abiding by COVID-19 protocols and procedures.  Akili Dean of Enrichment and Band Director Tryphena Hughes spearheaded the changes to ensure…