Eastbank Collaborative
of Charter Schools

Alexina Medley, President
Kathy Riedlinger, Vice President
Michelle Douglas, Secretary
Sean Wilson, Treasurer
Rose Drill-Peterson, Ph.D., Director

2021 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 414
New Orleans, La 70122
(504) 267-7239 or (504) 352-0286
rpeterson@slc-gno.org

Member Schools:
Mission:
To ensure the survivability of the charter school reform movement in New Orleans so that parents and students can have access and choices to high quality schools.


Rose Drill-Peterson, Director
2021 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 414
New Orleans, La 70122
(504) 267-7239 qq (504) 352-0286 rpeterson@slc-gno.org
Media

Videos
November 30, 2011 - ISL Winter Bazaar and Gumbo Cook-off featured on WGNO
November 1, 2011 - Community Impact Series -- Eastbank Collaborative of Charter Schools
October 20, 2011 - Morris Jeff Community Gala Promo'd on Fox 8
September 23, 2011 - New Orleans Outreach partners with Sci High to offer swim lessons
August 17, 2011 - PwC Volunteers Visit Warren Easton
May 16, 2011 - Rose Peterson talks to WDSU about ECCS Teacher Fair
March 2, 2011 - Underage Drinking
February 13, 2011 - Franklin School
February 11, 2011 - Audubon Charter School on WWL
January 24, 2011 - Connection Academy
January 10, 2011 - Chinese Educators Tour Franklin
November 30, 2010 - Drew Brees @ Lusher
July 26, 2010 - Hynes Groundbreak
April 28, 2010 - Charter School Teacher Fair WWL
March 29, 2010 - Race to the Top 2010, featuring John Brown WWL
March 25, 2010 - Warren Easton High School band WWL
February 7, 2010 - Drew Brees CBS
February 5, 2010 - Drew Brees Interview with Katie Couric - Visits Lusher WWL
January 21, 2010 - Lake Forest Elementary School - National Title I Distinguished Schools Conference Video from WDSU
January 20, 2010 - Audubon Charter 2010 Gala from WWL
December 19, 2009 - ESPN at Audubon Charter
December 3, 2009- ISL on WWL
September 18, 2009 - WWL SLC and RSD
May 18, 2009 - Entertainment Tonight - Sandra Bullock Inducted into Warren Easton Hall of Fame
March 24, 2009 - ABC - Get Your Peace On
March 24, 2009 - ABC - Refrigerator Art by ISL
November 15, 2008
- WDSU Audubon Charter School Fall Fete
November 13, 2008 - WWL Audubon Charter School
September 27, 2008 - 49ers Warren Easton Donation

News Clips
February 14, 2011 - ECCS particpate in the National Association of Bilingual Educators Conference
February 13, 2011 - Warren Easton girls forfeit all 23 victories, also out of the playoffs
February 2, 2011 - News from Franklin: Chrissa Hailey elected District Athletic Director of the Year
February 2, 2011 - ISL 5-a day Challenge
January 20, 2011 - National Honor Society at Warren Easton Charter inducted new members
January 18, 2011 - Easton Student Wins Grand Prize in MLK Poetry Contest
January 16, 2011 - Franklin students visit DC
January 13, 2011 - SLC in Time Picayune
January 10, 2011 - Chinese Educators Tour Franklin
January 1, 2011 - Franklin High School Studen of the Year
December 17, 2010 - Out of this World Visitor Lands at Einstein Charter School
November 11, 2010 - Drew Brees - Sports Illustrated - Lusher
April 7, 2010 - Franklin Wins Silver Crown Award for Student Literary Magazine
February 27, 2010 - Warren Easton Senior High Winter Formal
February 24, 2010 - N.O Charter Science and Math raised neraly $1000 for Konbit Pou Edikayson
February 23, 2010 - Benjamin Franklin High School participated in the Close-Up Foundation Study Visit in Washington, D.C.
November 3, 2009
- Warrent Easton Charter High School Students Against Violence
November 2, 2009 - Blue Bell Honors No Child Left Behind-Blue Ribbon School
October 28, 2009
- Lake Forest Elementary Charter School Selected as 2009 National Title I Distinguished School for Exceptional Student Performance
October 13, 2009 - Swim Team Gears Up for Metro and State
October 13, 2009 - Boogie for Baskets 5K Run/Walk - Oct. 18 - Help Raise Money to Feed the Poor and Win Awards for Athletics
October 13, 2009 - Senator J.P. Morrell Visits Franklin
September 18, 2009 - Benjamin Franklin Announces National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalists
September 17, 2009 - Benjamin Franklin High School Announces AP Scholar Awards
September 8, 2009 - Einstein Student Honored as "Silent Hero" for Donation to School
August 27, 2009 - District 9-2A: Lusher Football Preview
August 3, 2009 - 2009 Education Guide
July 30, 2009 - It’s Back to School for the Eastbank
Collaborative of Charter Schools!
July 17, 2009 - New Orleans Students Take No Vacation From Learning
May 27, 2009 - Benjamin Franklin Seniors Graduate
May 18, 2009 - Warren Easton Hall of Fame Induction of Sandra Bullock
May 6, 2009 - Lake Forest Elementary Charter School Hosts Third Annual Spring Fair Benefit
April 28, 2009 - Franklin Senior to Perform with the Berklee City Music All-Star Ensemble at Quincy Jones Music Consortium in NYC April 29
April 20, 2009 - Certified Teachers Invited to Third Annual New Orleans Charter Schools Teacher Fair Saturday May 16
Apirl 20, 2009 - Benjamin Franklin's Riverbend Review Literary Magazine Wins Gold Crown Award from Columbia University Scholastic Press
April 16, 2009 - LA CPA's & Junior Achievement Partner for 2nd Annual Statewide LCPA/JA Financial Literacy Days
April 13, 2009 - International School of Louisiana to Host 80 volunteers from Salt Lake City
April 10, 2009 - Benjamin Franklin High School Announces National Merit Scholarship Finalist
April 8, 2009 - Franklin Student Sweeps Louisiana Film Festival's Student Division
March 30, 2009 - A School's Grief
February 19, 2009 - U.S. Sen. Landrieu Visits Ben Franklin H.S. Tomorrow
February 19, 2009 - Einstein to Hold Black History Month Celebration
February 18, 2009 - Hynes and SUNO to Present 'Sankofa' this Friday
February 18, 2009 - Cannizzaro Reaches out to Students
February 16, 2009 - For Rex, Helping Schools is King
February 13, 2009 - We Ηεαρτ Bruce the Robot!
February 1, 2009 - Passage to China
January 28, 2009- EDITORIAL: Learning to Cooperate
January 27, 2009 - School Chiefs Vow to Mend Fences
January 26, 2009 - Schools' Scores Better Since Katrina
January 20, 2009- Jazz and Razz
January 8, 2009 - Teacher 'On a Roll'
January 1, 2009 - Good News: Schooling is Improving
December 13, 2008 - High Poverty Schools Break Through Performance Barrier

Press Releases

October 29, 2010 - Audubon Charter School's "Fall Fete 2010"
September 15, 2010 - International School of Louisiana (ISL) designated a school of Exemplary Academic Growth by LA Dept. of Education
September 13, 2010 - French Senators Visit Audubon
September 13, 2010 - Easton Senior Janee Taylor's Winning Dish Scores Big with Emeril
June 6, 2010 - Alnita Porea Named Principal of New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School
April 30, 2010 - 19th Annual Warren Easton Hall of Fame
April 28, 2010 - Eight Lusher Students Take Gold and Silver in National Scholastic Art and Writing Awards
April 28, 2010 - Einstein Charter School Presents "Food, Fun, and Family" Festival
April 23, 2010 - Teacher Fair Registration
February 3, 2010 - Warren Easton Students Raise Money for Haiti with "Donate to Dress Down"
January 21, 2010 - National Title I Distinguished Schools Conference Pictures
January 19, 2010 - Lake Forest Charter to go to D.C. to Receive Honor
January 14, 2010 - Scalise Visits with Students from Ben Franklin High School
January 13, 2010 - Lusher Student's Sculpture Accepted by Top Ranked Sculpture University Art Show
January 13, 2010 - Eastbank Collaborative of Charter Schools Announces 2010 Officers
January 8, 20010 - Warren Easton Charter High School Engages Students in Hands-on Lessons about the Importance of Renewable Energy Application (REAP3)
January 7, 2010 - Hynes Charter School receives SACS CASI Accreditation with AdvanceED
January 6, 2010 - Audubon Charter School to hold "2010 Gala" Fund Raising Event
December 2, 2009 - Legislative Flyer
June 1, 2009
- SLC in the News
April 6, 2009 - Benjamin Franklin High School Presidential Scholars Nominees
February 13, 2009 - Grammy Awarded to Lusher Music Teacher
February 5, 2009 - N.O. Science and Math Robotics Team Showcase Self-Made "Bruce the Robot" at Fundraiser
January 26, 2009
- New Orleans Science and Math Open House Flyer
January 19, 2009 - International School of Louisiana (ISL) Hosting International MIT Fellows
January 19, 2009 - Two New Orleans Charters Mark TET and Chinese New Year: Einstein Charter to Hold TET New Year Celebration
January 15, 2009 - Benjamin Franklin High School, Forest School and Elizabeth High School Names the Top High Schools in Louisiana by Business Week
January 14, 2009 - New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School - Open House
January 14, 2009 - International School of Louisiana - Open House
January 1, 2009 - Edward Hynes Elementary Charter School "Thursday Tours" begin January 15
December 12, 2008 - Brees Dream Foundation Donates $122,000 to New Orleans Charter Science and Math High School
December 12, 2008 - The Eastbank Collaborative of Charter Schools Votes to Retain Officers
December 9, 2008 - Lusher Senior Honored as Entrepreneur of the Year
December 2, 2008 - Edward Hynes Elementary Charter School Teacher Named 2008 "Louisiana Middle School Teacher of the Year"
October 7, 2008 - Lake Forest Elementary Charter School Librarian receives prestigious French literary award “Prix Louis Pergaud” in Besancon, France
September 12, 2008 - Benjamin Franklin students to sign copies of award-winning literary journal Riverbend Review at Barnes and Noble Book Fair on Sunday Portion of sales at Book Fair will go to Franklin