Press Release

Parents, Students and Community Leaders to Celebrate School Choice in New Orleans

  • January 16, 2019
  • Louisiana Federation for Children
  • Paul Dauphin
  • pdauphin@federationforchildren.org
  • (504) 701-4498

 NEW ORLEANS (Jan. 16, 2019) – Policymakers are joining parents, students and community leaders to celebrate school choice across Louisiana. The event will include a breakfast celebration and a school tour from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 23 at The Good Shepherd School, 1839 Agriculture St., New Orleans. 

The event coincides with the history-making celebration of National School Choice Week 2019, which will feature more than 40,000 school choice events across all 50  

“We are excited to join families, students, and community leaders to celebrate the positive impact school choice has made in Louisiana and New Orleans in particular,” said Ann Duplessis, president of the Louisiana Federation for Children. 

Duplessis added, “Our success in transforming education epitomizes the progress school choice can make—and demonstrates why we should give all parents access to the quality education options they find best for their children.” 

For more information, contact Paul Dauphin at (504) 701-4498 or pdauphin@federationforchildren.org. 

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