FirstLine Schools operates five open-enrollment public charter schools in New Orleans
Our mission is to create and inspire great open enrollment public schools in New Orleans. To fulfill that mission, we provide a caring community where students acquire the academic foundation necessary for success in high school, college, and beyond. We also offer a wide variety of activities that nurture students' intellectual, social and moral growth.
Our students live in every part of the city, with free school bus transportation available to all our schools. Our four K-8 schools and high school serve 2400 students. All schools offer innovative programs for students – including the nationally acclaimed Edible Schoolyard New Orleans. We are also committed to the on-going development of our teachers.