InspireNOLA Class of 2024 earns $85 Million

InspireNOLA Class of 2024 earns record breaking $85 Million in college scholarships
Posted on 05/24/2024

Inspiration. Dedication. Aspiration - the three pillars of InspireNOLA Charter Schools, and the graduating class of 2024 exhibit these values in so many different ways.  They’ve put in the work, crossed the stage, and can now call themselves high school graduates!

Congratulations to the class of 2024 from Eleanor McMain Secondary School, McDonogh 35 Senior High School, and Edna Karr High School!  

Graduation 2024 

Class of 2024 Highlights
639 Graduates
Record Breaking $85 Million in college scholarships
96% College Acceptance Rate
Accepted to over 150 colleges and universities across the United States
100% of the InspireNOLA Class of 2024 reached our mission of achieving one of the three E's of Enrollment, Enlistment, and Employment
Several graduates completed certifications and licensures in Phlebotomy, Medical Assisting, Cosmetology, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Business Retail, and Adobe Creative Suite
14 McDonogh 35 graduates completed InspireNOLA's Inspiring Minds Teacher Prep Program to become future teachers  


InspireNOLA Valedictorians  

Tyler Baeza (McMain), Damon Butler (McDonogh 35), and Leah Peters (Edna Karr)

 Tyler Baeza will further his studies at the University of San Franciso, Damon Butler will attend Howard University, and Leah Peters will attend the New Orleans Culinary and Hospitality Institute.



InspireNOLA Salutatorians

 Jamari Wilson (McMain), Imani Brock (McDonogh 35), and Antanay Lee (Edna Karr) 

 Jamari Wilson will attend Howard University, Imani Brock will further her studies at Texas Southern University, and Antanay Lee will matriculate at Southern University in the fall.  




The Class of 2024 has accomplished a multitude of things in and outside of the classroom and we can't wait to see what else they achieve in the future! Relive the magic of the 2024 Graduation here!

 InspireNOLA Communications Survey

 Graduation marks the end of a school year and for InspireNOLA, it also marks the end of our amazing 10-year celebration! Thank you for joining us this year as we celebrate ten years of excellence in educating and nurturing the children of New Orleans. Please take this quick survey - we want to know your thoughts on how we’ve communicated with you this year!