What's New and Special in Your Area School
Academy of the Sacred Heart
4521 St. Charles Ave.,
Sacred Heart is a Catholic, independent, college preparatory school for girls, toddler through grade 12. The school is celebrating 125 years on St. Charles Avenue and remains committed to its mission of faith, intellectual excellence, social awareness, the building of community and personal growth. Sacred Heart is the only area Catholic girls’ school that is a member of the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS), the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), the Network of Sacred Heart Schools, and the National Coalition of Girls Schools. Tuesday Tours for Toddler – Grade 4 will be held January 8 from 8:30 – 11:00 AM.
Brother Martin High School
4401 Elysian Fields Ave., New Orleans
Brother Martin High School located in Gentilly/Lakefront section of New Orleans has been operated by the Brothers of the Sacred Heart in New Orleans since 1869. Serving students in grades 7 through 12, Brother Martin challenges its students to define their lives with Courage and Confidence. Brother Martin offers students a full range of athletic programs and over 75 extracurricular activities.
Holy Name of Jesus
6325 Cromwell Place, New Orleans
Established over 100 years ago, Holy Name of Jesus is a Catholic, co-educational school for grades Pre-Kindergarten through 7. Small classes provide an inclusive environment in which children are taught confidence, compassion and integrity while achieving academic excellence and maintaining their Catholic faith. Private tours for parents of prospective new students are offered throughout the year by appointment. Faith, Family, Foundation… for over 100 years!
International School of Louisiana
1400 Camp St., New Orleans
502 Olivier St., New Orleans Westbank
822 S. Clearview Pkwy., Harahan
With a rigorous K–8 program, ISL is the only Louisiana school named “Charter School of the Year” by the Center for Education Reform and a “School of Exemplary Academic Growth” by the Louisiana Department of Education. Using an innovative language immersion curriculum, students strengthen academic skills through every day conversation and instruction, better preparing them to meet the demands of today’s global workforce.
720 Elise Ave., Metairie
25 Patricia Drive, Covington
Kehoe-France School and Kehoe-France Northshore are independent, non-denominational, coeducational day schools open to students from 8 weeks old through seventhgrade. Kehoe-France has long been recognized as a school that stands out for its academic curriculum, but also for the importance we place on developing the child intellectually, spiritually, emotionally and socially. These tools are what help prepare the Kehoe-France student for high school, college and life beyond.
Louise S. McGehee School
2343 Prytania St., New Orleans
Educating young women for over 100 years, McGehee is an all-girls college preparatory school for grades Pre-K – 12. Founder Louise S. McGehee’s vision was to build a school for girls whose mission was to focus on the individual student and foster a lifelong love of learning. As the educational landscape changes and broadens, McGehee remains innovative in the best ways to teach girls with small student/teacher ratios and accelerated academics. For a picture of what we do everyday, visit our website. To feel the spirit of McGehee, come visit our campus. Admission Open Houses for Pre-K-grade 4: January 10 & 17, 8:30-10am. Grades 5-12: January 17, 4-6pm.
Mount Carmel Academy
7027 Milne Blvd., New Orleans
A U.S. Top 50 Catholic High School and a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, the school is an accredited secondary school for girls, grades 8-12, conducted by the Sisters of Mount Carmel. The school’s mission is to provide young women the opportunity to develop their God-given talents through a variety of academic and co curricular programs and to guide and encourage young women to develop zeal for their faith along with a commitment to prayer and service.
St. Andrew's Episcopal School
8012 Oak St., New Orleans
St. Andrew’s Episcopal School enrolls boys and girls from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8, offering ten years of nurturing yet challenging education focusing on the Decade of Childhood. St. Andrew’s utilizes small classes to promote a challenging, learning environment where students interact with teachers andgrow spiritually, socially and intellectually. Open House tours are scheduled for January 17 & 24 at 9:15 am. Private tours available.
St. George's Episcopal School
923 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans
St. George’s Episcopal School, celebrating more than 40 years of excellence, is a co-ed, independent school with classes from preschool (ages 1-3) through eighth grade. Known for its concept of “customized education,” St. George’s combines small classes and enrichment programs to help each student achieve success. St. George’s has the lowest student-to-teacher ratio (five to one) of any school in our area.
St. Louis King of France
1600 Lake Ave., New Orleans
St. Louis King of France Catholic School is located in Metairie and has been a beacon of Catholic education to students since 1953. We are a co-educational school serving 6-week old infants through the 7th Grade. SLKF is a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. SLKF has a low student/teacher ratio. We are proud to offer SLKF students a “private” school education for the price of Archdiocesan tuition.
St. Martin’s Episcopal School
225 Green Acres Road, Metairie
St. Martin’s Episcopal School is a coeducational, independent college preparatory school for students from prekindergarten through twelfth grade. St. Martin’s is a vibrant learning community with a rich history and bright and engaging students. St. Martin’s George Cottage early childhood program is for children 18 months to three years old. We encourage you to visit our beautiful 18-acre campus at our All School Open House on Wed., January 16th at 9 am.
Stuart Hall School for Boys
2032 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans
Stuart Hall School for Boys is an independent school offering a Catholic education to students PK3 through seventh grade. The faculty and staff are dedicated to working with parents to help each child build a foundation for life centered on a love for learning, a desire to help others, and a commitment to Gospel values. Please call (504) 861-5384 for more information.
Trinity Episcopal School
1315 Jackson Ave.,
Trinity is a Pre-kindergarten through eighth grade coeducational school located in the Garden District. Trinity offers a rigorous curriculum that applies the latest and best educational practices, fostering the intellectual, spiritual, moral and physical development of our students within a creative and nurturing learning environment. An Open House
for grades PK-8 takes place
January 11 at 8:45am.
2635 State St., New Orleans
Ursuline Academy, founded in 1727, is a Catholic school for girls offering a strong educational environment from early childhood (Toddler-2) through a college preparatory secondary program (12th grade). Elementary School Tours (Toddler-2 through seventh grade) are offered Wednesdays in January (beginning January 9) at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.