Mission and Values

photo 2Akili Academy of New Orleans prepares scholars to excel in rigorous high schools, to succeed in college, and to strengthen their community-oriented character.

Scholars and teachers at Akili Academy embrace five values: Teamwork, Grit, Excellence, Enthusiasm, and Kindness.

We are stronger together than we are alone. 

Grit: We are in control of our own destiny. 

Excellence: We do our best work everyday. 

Enthusiasm: We take joy in the work that we do. 

Kindness: We are considerate of each other.