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    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...

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    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 Paints New Dat Dog Mural

    Lusher Senior and CA Visual Arts student Jacob Arroyo just finished painting a giant new mural on the side of Dat Dog's Freret Street location. From this WDSU article: It's the culmination of a contest that the restaurant organized for the...

    Student Competes in National Shakespeare Comp. in NYC

    With a performance of a sonnet and monologue from Shakespeare, Rohan Padmakumar from New Orleans, LA, a student of Beau Bratcher at Lusher Charter High School in New Orleans, placed as a semi-finalist in the 34th annual English-Speaking Union...

    Lusher Music Receives Grant from Jazz & Heritage Foundation

    This year, the strings and vocal music program at Lusher received a grant from the Jazz and Heritage Foundation for the purchase and implementation of a digital recording lab in the strings classroom.  This iPad-based lab was put together in order...

    GiveNOLA Day May 2- just one week away!

    Remember Lusher on May 2--the Greater New Orleans Foundation’s GiveNOLA Day. GiveNOLA Day is a 24-hour event hosted by GNOF to inspire people to give generously to local nonprofit organizations, including Lusher. Funds given to Lusher will go...

    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...

    Student Performs with National Children’s Honor Choir

    On March 11, 2017, 7th grader Nadia Abboud-Joffe performed in the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) National Children's Honor Choir in Minneapolis, MN. Nadia was selected from over 4,000 students who auditioned in the fall. The 300...

    Senior Selected Again to Play Cello at Carnegie Hall

    By the time she graduates in May, Lusher Senior Rachael Levine will have already played her cello at New York's Carnegie Hall twice in her young musical career. It's a dream most musicians never attain and a testament to Rachael's hard work in...

    5 Lusher Seniors Awarded Full Scholarships

    At last Wednesday night’s Posse New Orleans Awards Ceremony, after four months of careful review of more than 500 applications, FIVE, four-year, full-tuition scholarships were awarded to the following Lusher Seniors: Illinois Wesleyan...

    Lusher Alumni Named in Forbes’ 2017 “30 Under 30”

    Update: Louisiana Weekly has just published this wonderful article on Keiana's achievements. A recent Lusher alum has made Forbes' "30 Under 30" list for the first time! 2016 graduate Keiana Cave' has been listed in both the Energy and Youngest...