Category for Academic Studio

Academic Studio Faculty Finalist

Congratulations To Thomas MacDonald Academic Studio Humanities As Finalist In The New Orleans Excellence in Teaching Award.
“I teach in New Orleans because it fulfills me to be a constructive part of the cycle of creativity and ingenuity so essential to this city’s past and future.”

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Academic studio faculty member, Blake Minnerly, awarded a CLP grant from the National Arts Teacher Fellowship.

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Voices of Educators: Kate Kokontis

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Several NOCCA Students Selected As Recipients Of Posse Scholarship

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) is proud to share the news: NOCCA Musical Theatre students Justin Sandoval (partner school Holy Cross High School) and Jaleel Green (partner school KIPP Renaissance), Visual Arts student Jazlyn Johnson (partner school Thomas Jefferson High), as well as …

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NOCCA Photo of the day: Starting off our Monday in the new building! The new NOCCA Forum

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NOCCA Academic Studio Full-Day School Receives Letter Grade “A” From Louisiana Department of Education

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) is proud to share the news from the State Department of Education. As the prestigious arts high school celebrates its 40th anniversary year, NOCCA received the classification of “A” for its innovative Academic Studio full-day academic program. NOCCA …

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NOCCA Academic studio/ Media Arts 11th grade student selected to premiere at the All American High School Film Festival In New York

NOCCA is proud to announce that a film by James King, NOCCA Academic Studio/Media Arts 11th grade student, has been selected for screening in New York at the 2014 Varsity Brands All American High School Film Festival.
James’ film will be screened the weekend of October 24-27th at …

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Integrated Sciences Student Wins Statewide Poetry Contest

The winners of the first Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority and 4-H Youth Wetlands Program poetry contest were recently announced. Students wrote and entered more than 400 poems focusing on the theme “Louisiana’s Coast: What Does It Mean to You?”
The contest was divided into three …

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Photo of the Day

Ceremonial Investiture of U.S. Attorney Polite on December 5, 2013. This photo includes NOCCA Academic Studio Student, Morgan Grant with the Honorable Kenneth Allen Polite Jr.

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NOCCA Student writes article for Huffington Post

Academic Studio student, Payton Smith wrote an article that was featured on Huffington Post. Below is an excerpt:
What’s my spark? Theatricality.
Yes, it’s a funny word, and back in 8th grade I got kind of obsessed with it; I even made up a silly song about …

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