September 19, 2017 -- Click the story to read a letter from ReNEW Schools CEO Kevin Guitterrez.
September 18, 2017 -- ReNEW Cultural Arts Academy students participated in a series of football drills with the help of New Orleans Saints staff members.
August 29, 2017 -- All ReNEW schools will be open Wednesday, August 30.
ReNEW Schools leaders made this decision based on recommendations from city and Recovery School District officials, as well as updated information from the National Weather Service. In the event of a significant change in the weather forecast, ReNEW will immediately notify parents and guardians regarding any adjustments to our Wednesday schedule.
August, 28, 2017 -- All ReNEW schools will be closed Tuesday, August 29 due to the severe weather threat and ongoing drainage issues across the city.
August 15, 2017 -- ReNEW Schaumburg Elementary School, in partnership with NORDC and the American Red Cross, will pilot a swim program at Joe W. Brown Park during the 2017-18 school year. The goal is to raise awareness and begin pushing all students in New Orleans public schools to learn water safety and skills.
August 10, 2017 -- All ReNEW schools will be closed Thursday, August 10 and Friday, August 11.
Due to the issues with the city’s pumps and the potential for more severe weather, we made this decision in consultation with the Recovery School District out of an abundance of caution. Our students’ safety is a top priority.
May 9, 2017 -- Ciera Paul, a teacher at ReNEW Cultural Arts Academy, was one of eight New Orleans teachers selected to receive a 2017 'New Orleans Excellence in Teaching Award.' New Schools for New Orleans (NSNO) accepted 90 nominations from schools across the city for educators who go above and beyond with their work in the classroom.