LFC President Ann Duplessis discusses the Louisiana Scholarship Program application period with WYLD-FM’s Hal Clark.
Louisiana Scholarship Program
Get answers to questions about the Louisiana Scholarship Program, including participating schools and eligibility requirements to enroll in the 2017-2018 school year. Tuesday, January 31st 6:00 – 7:00 pm District 2 CEC 7901 Crowder Blvd. | New Orleans Thursday, February 2nd 6:00 – 7:00 pm St. Mary’s Academy 6905 Chef Menteur Blvd. | New Orleans […]
LFC President Ann Duplessis discusses school choice and the opening of the Louisiana Scholarship Program application period with Talk 107.3-FM’s Clarence Buggs.
During the past several months, the Louisiana Scholarship Program has endured many challenges. The program’s funding has been under constant threat from opponents who have sought to take advantage of the state’s budget crisis.
“You are impacting the lives of thousands of children.” That was Ann Duplessis’ message to the audience attending the Urban League of Greater New Orleans 2016 Legislative Breakfast.
By Paul Dauphin Nearly half of the students who have been on a waiting list to attend private schools through the Louisiana Scholarship Program will have their scholarship awards honored.
Louisiana Education Superintendent John White proposes plan to honor scholarships of wait-listed students
The Louisiana Federation for Children, the state’s voice for educational choice, commends Louisiana Superintendent of Education John White for his plan that would remove all of the 362 students on the Louisiana Scholarship Program waiting list
Children are heading back to their classrooms across Louisiana. Parents have bought new school uniforms, notebooks and other back-to-school essentials. Children are looking forward to reuniting with their friends and share stories of what they did this summer. That’s what’s happening for the majority of children. But for a group of 442 children, who we […]