Early & Primary


Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans

821 General Pershing St., New Orleans
504-896-4500 |

Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans is the only private French school in New Orleans that’s accredited by the French Ministry of Education and State of Louisiana, providing multilingual education for 18-month-old students to eighth grade. Since its founding in 1998, Ecole Bilingue’s mission has been to provide a strong and distinctive bilingual education for children in New Orleans by combining the best of French and American academics.


Holy Name of Jesus

6325 Cromwell Place, New Orleans
504-861-1466 |

Established in 1891, Holy Name of Jesus School is located in the Uptown area of New Orleans. It is a Roman Catholic, co-educational school for Pre-K3 through seventh grade. The philosophy of Holy Name centers on teaching children confidence, compassion and integrity while achieving academic excellence and maintaining the Catholic faith in an inclusive community. For 127 years, the traditions and charisms of the Jesuit Fathers and the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas have guided this mission of educating the whole child, both academically and spiritually.


St. Andrew’s Episcopal School

8012 Oak St., New Orleans
504-861-3743  |

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School is the oldest Episcopal school in New Orleans, with 61 years of experience in educating the mind, body and spirit of young children. St. Andrew’s enrolls boys and girls 18 months through eighth grade, offering 10+ years of nurturing yet challenging education that focuses on the Decade of Childhood. St. Andrew’s utilizes small classes to promote a challenging learning environment where students interact with teachers and grow spiritually, socially and intellectually. A strong academic program, enhanced by state-of-the-art technology, includes Spanish, music, chapel, fine arts, athletics and library skills. Student publications, dramatics, interscholastic sports and community service round out St. Andrew’s program. Schedule a personal tour by calling (504) 866-6553. Applications are currently being accepted for the 2019-20 school year.


Stuart Hall School for Boys

2032 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans
504-861-1954  |

Stuart Hall School for Boys, “Where Good Boys Become Great Men,” is an independent, ISAS school offering a Catholic education to students Pre-K3 through seventh grade. It is the mission of the faculty and staff to work with parents to help each child build a foundation for a life centered on a love for learning, a desire to help others and a commitment to Gospel Values. Stuart Hall School for Boys is open to all qualified boys, regardless of race, color, religion, nationality or ethnic origin.


Kehoe-France Southshore School

720 Elise Ave., Metairie
504-733-0472 |

At Kehoe France School, children are nurtured in a warm and welcoming environment. With small class sizes in a secure and picturesque environment, their degreed and certified staff encourage students to explore their curiosities. As a candidate school of the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program and Middle Years Program, Kehoe-France is focused on providing an inquiry-based approach to learning. Their students are actively engaged in their development, education and activities. They focus not only on academic fundamentals, but also a child’s physical health and wellness through our expressive athletics programs, exposure to fine arts through classes and clubs, and a commitment to service as a school community. Their facilities are newly renovated with more improvements to come. All are invited to come tour the campus and take those first steps onto the path of success.


Continuing (K-12)


Academy of the Sacred Heart

4521 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans
504-269-1213  |

The Academy of the Sacred Heart is a Catholic, independent, college prep school for girls, toddler through grade 12. Since 1867, the school has remained committed to values of faith, intellectual advancement, social awareness, the building of community and personal growth. Come see “how our girls are truly inspired to change the world.” Personal tours for ages 1 through grade 12. Call (504) 269-1213 for details.


Louise S. McGehee School

2343 Prytania St., New Orleans
504-561-1224 |

With over 106 years of excellence in education, Louise S. McGehee School is an all-girls college preparatory school for grades Pre-K through grade 12. This year McGehee has new leadership with Dr. Kimberly Field-Marvin as Headmistress. McGehee is a school for girls that focuses on the individual student and fosters a lifelong love of learning. In addition to rigorous academics and competitive athletics, honor, service and leadership are at the core of the McGehee experience. Learn more about McGehee Leading Women at one of the school’s Admission Open Houses, January 10 and January 17, 8:30-10 a.m. for grades Pre-K-12; January 17, 6-7:30 p.m. for grades 5-12. Call (504) 561-1224 to schedule a private tour.


St. Michael Special School

1522 Chippewa St., New Orleans
504-524-7285 |

For over 52 years, St. Michael School has educated students age six through adulthood with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The school uniquely provides for the development of the whole child – academically, physically, emotionally and spiritually. St. Michael currently serves over 200 students from 37 regional zip codes. Experience a St. Michael education at Open House on February 7, 9:-11 a.m. Sign up for a tour at or call (504) 524-7285.


Ursuline Academy

2635 State St., New Orleans
504-866-5292 |

Serving Toddler 2 through 12th grade, Ursuline Academy is proud to have the distinction of being both the oldest Catholic school and the oldest, continuously-operating school for girls in the nation. Ursuline’s educational approach combines tradition and innovation and is validated by its dedication to the moral, spiritual, intellectual and social growth of each student. The Academy’s strong musical, visual and performing arts are matched by the excellence of STEM, and Ursuline is the first all-girls school in Louisiana to implement a full K-12 engineering and computer science pathway program known as Project Lead The Way. Ursuline Academy values the uniqueness of each student, nurtures the whole person, develops leaders of confidence and compassion, and prepares young women for life in a global society.


Continuing Education


University of Holy Cross

4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans
504-394-7744 |

The University of Holy Cross encourages students to do good and to do well. A fully-accredited Catholic university, the University of Holy Cross (formerly Our Lady of Holy Cross College) offers more than 65 majors and programs. Some of the university’s most distinctive programs are in Business, Education, Healthcare, Counseling and Nursing. Located on the West Bank, minutes from downtown New Orleans, UHC offers an affordable, liberal arts education within a small, private university setting.