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Our Corps

highly skilled Near-Peer mentors

In New Orleans we deploy 54 City Year AmeriCorps members in 6 New Orleans schools: ARISE Academy, Arthur Ashe Charter School, G.W. Carver High School, Langston Hughes Academy, Mildred Osborne Charter School, and Phillis Wheatley Community School.

Our Impact

Powerful Results

88% of math students increased their test scores 80% of students tutored in literacy increased their test scores 87% of teachers said the AmeriCorps members improved the overall focus of students and order in the classroom

Support Us

Make an impact today

When you support City Year, we’ll use your help to put more AmeriCorps members into more schools nationwide – which helps more students and schools succeed. By 2023, we aspire to serve 1 million students per day, in over 1,200 schools nationwide, something that’s only possible with the continued support of our donors and partners.


Come see our work in action

Throughout the year, City Year New Orleans hosts inspirational and high-energy special events. We hope you’ll join us and experience the passion and dedication of our corps firsthand.

In The News

Read what others are saying

City Year is making headlines for our work within the schools and communities where we serve. Here you can read what others have to say about us on a local and national level, and how we are impacting lives in the classroom and beyond.