Operator expanding to E. Baton Rouge
If demand continues, the city’s largest charter school operator, KIPP New Orleans, could have 19 schools in Orleans and East Baton Rouge parishes in the next seven years.
Collegiate Academies, which now runs three schools, plans to take over up to seven Recovery School District schools in parishes around the state, starting in 2015.
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