Medard H. Nelson Charter School is a community of learners in which academic achievement and personal growth are expected and supported in a positive, inclusive and enriched environment.
New Beginnings Schools Foundation
Ensuring All Students Achieve Academically Always!
Respect, Responsibility, Community, Accountability, Safety, Honesty, Self-Esteem
Keys to Success:
Work Hard-Get Smart, Time Matters, Take Risks, Make Good Choices, and Leave a Place Cleaner than You Found It
Medard H. Nelson Charter is an open enrollment public charter school. Parents must complete RSD's OneApp application.
Special Education Model:
Continuum of Alternative Placements - A continuum of alternative educational placements is available to meet the needs of students with disabilities for special education and related services. This includes instruction in regular classes, special classes, home instruction, instruction in hospitals, and provision for supplementary services (such as resource room or itinerant instruction) to be provided in conjunction with regular class placement.
Provided by school.
Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Band, Majorettes, Cheerleaders, Dance Team, Student Government, and Junior Beta Club
Partnership with GRoW
UNO Aquatic Center
Band and Marching Units
Breakthrough New Orleans
Ogden Museum Partnership
LA4 Early Childhood Education
S.T.A.I.R. (Start the Adventure in Reading)
UNO COEHD Literacy Alive Initiative
UNO Professional Development School: LaSIP
Urban League College Track