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    On May 19, a team of three Lusher students (Brynn Beatty, Chloe Cazayoux and Autumn Routt--the only all-girl team) took 1st place in the annual Chevron Design Challenge. This is the 2nd year in a row...

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    Lusher Students Win Chevron Engineering Prize

    On May 19, a team of three Lusher students (Brynn Beatty, Chloe Cazayoux and Autumn Routt--the only all-girl team) took 1st place in the annual Chevron Design Challenge. This is the 2nd year in a row that students in Lusher's PLTW engineering...

    Lusher Senior Named Semi-Finalist for Presidential Scholar Program

    Lusher Charter School Senior Henry Wietfeldt has been named a Semi-Finalist for the United States Presidential Scholar Program. The finalists will be announced in May. “We are so proud of Henry for being selected as a semi-finalist for the...

    Great Showing by Lusher Chess Teams in City Championship

    Lusher's chess teams all finished in the Final 4 in their respective categories in this year's city-wide Scholastic Chess Tournament. The teams, all coached by Nick Matta, advanced to the championship (held at Metairie's Country Day campus) after...

    Junior Wins 1st Place and Grand Award in New Orleans Science & Engineering Fair

    On Thursday night at the Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair, Lusher junior Amaris Lewis was awarded first place in Cell and Molecular Biology  and the Fair's Grand Award! She will be traveling to Pittsburgh in May to represent the...

    Lusher Students Travel to France; Follow The Trip Here!

    Students taking French 2 & 3 this year flew to France over the weekend for an incredible 10 day trip. The students flew out with teachers and chaperones on Saturday and will return after Spring Break. You can follow their trip, with daily...

    Two Lusher Seniors Named Finalists for Presidential Scholar

    Lusher Seniors Julia Simon and Henry Wietfeldt have just been announced as finalists for one of the nation's most prestigious academic awards. The awards will be announced in May, but being a candidate is a huge honor. According to the US...

    Lusher NHS adds 50 new members.

    On January 24, 2018, Lusher High School's chapter of the National Honor Society inducted 50 new members, our largest incoming cohort of juniors and seniors. Membership in the National Honor Society is a privilege extended to students who excel in...

    Lusher Alumna Makes “Top 100 Women in the World” List

    (photo from gc4women.org) Lusher 2016 graduate Keiana Cave' has been making headlines for years now, from her placement on last year's Forbes "30 Under 30" list to the planet that was named after her during her senior year at Lusher. Cave', who...

    Lusher Awarded Gold in City Business Reader Rankings

    In this year's annual reader rankings, New Orleans City Business has awarded Lusher a Gold ranking in the Best Charter School category. We are very proud of the honor and are as thankful as ever for our wonderful Lusher...

    Lusher Student Wins $10K in Crazy Ideas

    On March 17th, Lusher Sophomore Kelly Yu was named the winner of the Crazy Ideas Statewide Challenge. Her foreign language app, Moshee, won 1st place - a $10,000 scholarship for her and $5,000 for Lusher's Entrepreneurship program! She was a Wild...