Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm

Mailing Address:
Center for Public Service
Alcee Fortier Hall
6823 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone: 504-862-8060
Fax: 504-862-8061


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Homer A. Plessy Community School

Contact Info


2021 Pauger st.
New Orleans, Louisiana 70117
United States
Directions To Agency:
Primary Phone: 5045030055

Primary Agency Contact

Name: Neal Dixit

Agency Info

Agency type: School
Agency hours:
Beginning date for service:

Agency Details

Agency carries liability insurance.
Agency carries worker's compensation insurance.

Mission statements

The mission of Homer A. Plessy Community School is to develop students who think critically and act responsibly as citizens. Drawing inspiration from our school’s namesake and from the resources of this community, we will provide a stimulating environment that promotes academic excellence as well as an understanding of our shared history and cultures. Our goal is to maximize learning potential and promote development of the whole child. We want our students to mature into whole, healthy people who are confident about their gifts and their place in the world as citizens, who have keen minds and compassionate hearts and who contribute to a world that needs them. We are committed to an academic program that emphasizes a passion for life-long learning.

Populations Served by Agency

  • Children
  • Local Residents
  • Schools
  • Youth Populations and Their Families

Topics Of Interest for this agency

  • All topics

Public Service Needs

  • Conduct best practices research
  • Raise funds
  • Art
  • Donations, material or monetary
  • The intern will aid the 7th Ward Neighborhood Center in creating a membership database that will enable the Center to communicate with community groups and individuals, and to build a sustainable grassroots fundraising structure.
  • Provide administrative assistance
  • Organize an outreach event
  • Distribute outreach material
  • School exposure and community interaction
  • Teacher Assistance
  • Translation
  • Develop a new website or contribute content to an existing webpage

Resource Needs for this agency

  • Education

Public Service Activities

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