Jun 262012
 

The June meeting of the ENCORE Academy governing board, originally set for tonight, has been canceled because of scheduling conflicts, according to an email from school leader Terri L. Smith. The board’s next meeting is scheduled for July 24, but if any issues require board attention before then, a special meeting will be called, Smith writes.

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Jun 212012
 

ENCORE Academy, the new charter school that will emphasize both music classes and individualized instruction, is holding a meet-and-greet for both enrolled and prospective parents tonight that will feature a drum-education group, officials said. Continue reading »

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May 222012
 

The governing board of ENCORE Academy has released the agenda for its meeting at 6:30 p.m. tonight (Tuesday, May 22) in the second floor conference room of Andrew Wilson Charter School, 3617 General Pershing Street. Continue reading »

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May 172012
 

ENCORE Academy, a new charter school with a music-enriched curriculum opening in the fall, will hold its first meet-and-greet with families at 6 p.m. tonight (Thursday, May 17) at Atkinson-Stern Tennis Center, 4025 S. Saratoga Street, just a few blocks from the new Crocker school facility that will serve as ENCORE’s first home. Continue reading »

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May 012012
 

Ongoing construction at the Crocker Arts and Technology School on Marengo Street in the Milan neighborhood. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Encore Academy, the newest charter school to open in Uptown New Orleans, will spend its first year in the “brand new, state of the art” building under construction for Crocker Arts and Technology School in the Milan neighborhood, officials said Tuesday night. Continue reading »

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May 012012
 

Encore Academy, the charter school opening this fall with an emphasis on music and individualized instruction, will hold its first board meeting tonight since receiving approval to share space next year with the Crocker Arts and Technology School site in the Milan neighborhood. Continue reading »

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Feb 292012
 

A warehouse at 4400 Washington Avenue is Encore Academy's first choice for a school location. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Encore Academy, the newest charter school approved by the Orleans Parish School Board, has set its sights on converting a warehouse on Washington Avenue into a school building to serve Uptown families when it opens this fall. Continue reading »

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