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Akili Outpacing State and City Average in Student Growth – Top Ten in NOLA!

Today’s release of School Performance Scores for the 2017-2018 school year from the Louisiana Department of Education show that Akili Academy has received an “A” grade in student growth and is ranked #7 among K-8 open-enrollment schools for growth in New Orleans. We are advancing student learning from one year to the next at a…
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Akili Academy Ranks among the Best in ELA & Math!

The dedication and grit of our scholars and teachers is showing! Release of Top Growth data for the 2017-18 school year from the Louisiana Department of Education shows that Akili Academy ranked #3 of all Orleans Parish K-8 schools for growth in English Language Arts! And #11 for math! “We believe that looking at student…
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Staff Spotlight: Arion Smith

Arion Smith is a Pre-K assistant teacher at Akili Academy, currently in her third year at the school. A graduate of the University of New Orleans, with a Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies degree, Arion first discovered her passion for education as a senior in high school. “I was a volunteer tutor, and in this role,…
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Events Calendar

Saturday, Jan 19th 9:00am

MLK Jr. Akili Day of Service – Volunteers Needed

MLK Day of Service: On Saturday, January 19, from 9-2 pm, Akili Academy will be hosting a MLK Day of Service.  We are doing this to honor MLK day and to empower our scholars and families, strengthen our community, bridge barriers, create solution to social problems and move us closer to Dr. King’s vision of...

Monday, Jan 21st 12:00am

Monday, Feb 11th 12:00am

Monday, Feb 18th 12:00am

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