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.


The Journey to Higher Standards and Increased Equity in Louisiana


In Louisiana, we have finally given our students the high academic standards they deserve. Over the past decade, in our state, academic standards and assessments have become more rigorous. As they have done so, New Orleans’ children, teachers, and schools have… Read More