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    Congratulations to our swim team on an impressive showing in the Division III State Swim Championships. The women's team placed 4th and the men's team placed 7th overall. Derek Zhang (100 backstroke,...

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    Sea Lions Strike Gold (and Silver and Bronze) at 2020 State Swim Meet

    Congratulations to our swim team on an impressive showing in the Division III State Swim Championships. The women's team placed 4th and the men's team placed 7th overall. Derek Zhang (100 backstroke, 100 butterfly) and Iman Ferguson (100 freestyle)...

    Lusher Senior Named in Gambit 40 Under 40

    Congratulations to senior Zachary Wilkins for being named to Gambit’s 40 under 40 list. Zach was recognized for his work as the Founder and Executive Director of Remedy Ribbons, a nonprofit that supports the mental health needs of health care...

    Lusher 8th Grader Wins #MaskUpNola Campaign

    Mauro Nunez, Lusher 8th grader, was one of four student-artists whose work was chosen to represent the City of New Orleans in the #MaskUpNOLA campaign. Mauro’s design was selected out of 81 entries in the citywide poster design contest. He and the...

    UPDATE: Lusher Senior Is In the FINAL FIVE in National Doodle For Google Contest!

    Senior Morrah Burton-Edwards one of 5 artist finalists Lusher Charter School Senior Morrah Burton-Edwards is a finalist in the 2020 Doodle for Google competition.  She was the Louisiana state winner for Grades 10-12 and is one of...

    Super Supporter of the Month: Christa Talbott and Lusher Charter School

    Since 2015, Lusher Middle School--led by 6th grade social studies teacher Christa Talbott--has raised over $83,000 for the Water for South Sudan project, "partially sponsoring one new well, fully sponsoring four new wells, one rehab, and one hygiene...

    Lusher Honors Class of 2020 with Unique Senior Stroll

    (photo by Sophia Germer|Nola.com) In a year when it was impossible for graduates to sit shoulder-to-shoulder in an auditorium packed with cheering families, Lusher came up with a once-in-a-lifetime alternative for our Class of 2020. On Saturday...

    Class of 2020 – Together Again!

    It's not the sendoff Lusher wanted for this resilient senior class, but it's the closest we could get to gathering them on campus one last time. As they wrap up their final weeks of distance learning, signs were placed at the Freret Campus for each...

    LDOE: Lusher Highest-Ranking K-12 School in LA

    A message from our CEO, Kathy Riedlinger: Dear Lusher family, I am pleased to announce that Lusher has again received an “A” School Performance Score from the Louisiana Department of Education. Lusher is the highest-ranking K-12 school in...

    2020 Lions Soccer: 5th/6th Girls are CHAMPS & Varsity Playoff Details

    It's soccer playoff season, and several Lusher squads are making noise! On Monday night, the 5th & 6th Grade Girls Team took the NOAL (New Orleans Athletic League) CHAMPIONSHIP with a 3-0 shutout of McGee! It was a great year for a group of...

    Lusher Senior Wins Opera Vocal Competition (2 Others Were Finalists)

    (Photo: Sebastien Shays with his voice teachers, Dr. Beth Rota and Dr. William Mouat) Three Lusher students (Seniors Sebastien Shays and Lukas Kolb; Sophomore Nadia Abboud-Joffe) were selected as Finalists in the 2019-2020 Donald...