New Schools for New Orleans is dedicated to delivering on the promise of excellent public schools for every child in New Orleans.

We make strategic investments of funding, time, and expertise in high-impact organizations to help improve the city’s schools.


More Collaboration than Competition


You’ll often read that charter schools are all about competition. And yet in New Orleans, where nearly 95% of public school students attend a charter school, educators from across the city regularly come together—voluntarily—to improve their practice and support their… Read More