Lusher Charter is in partnership with Tulane University.

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    (pictured above: Coach Gian Balsamo and senior Gavriella Smith) Senior Lusher Lifer Gavriella Smith won the state singles championship Tuesday (4/27/21), scoring 6-0, 6-0 shutouts throughout the...

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    Educational Overview

    The education program at Lusher Charter School is embedded in the strong tradition of the uptown university community, academic excellence, commitment to the arts, and appreciation of the rich cultural heritage of the neighborhood. It is grounded in a triad of high academics, intense arts programming, and a robust high school athletic program.

    Our curriculum is data-driven, student-centered and vertically aligned from grades K-12. The rigorous content of our coursework support student’s proficiency in higher order thinking skills such as: analysis, inference, critical judgment, evaluation, problem solving and creativity. Our state of the art classrooms support technology integration to prepare students with 21st century skills.

    Lusher’s outstanding, highly qualified, certified faculty offer a balance of traditional teaching with innovative classroom practices ensuring that every learning environment is appropriate for each of our highly motivated, high-achieving students.

    Formative and summative assessment systems and our positive school culture support each student’s ability to achieve as a learner, a person, and a valuable member of our society.