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Jefferson Parish — East Bank


Apple Tree Academy
2001 Athania Pkwy., Metairie, (504) 831-3638
Private/ coed
Preschool-kindergarten
Founded: 1986
Principal: Cheryl DeFelice
Student-teacher ratio: infants 4:1, 1 year-olds 7:1, 2 year-olds 9:1, 3 year-olds 13:1, 4 year-olds 13:1, kindergarteners 15:1
Total enrollment: 23
Tuition: $8,100

Archbishop Rummel High School
1901 Severn Ave., Metairie, (504) 834-5592; www.rummelraiders. com
Parochial/ all boys
Eighth-12th grade
Founded: 1962
Principal: Michael Scalco
Average class size: 24
Student-teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 704
Tuition: $7,175

Crescent City Christian School
4828 Utica St., Metairie, (504) 885-4700; www.ccchristian.net
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- 12th grade
Founded: 1956
Principal: Robert Brian
Average class size: 15 (pre-kindergarten), 22 (elementary), 26 (secondary)
Student/teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 415
Tuition: $4,500-$6,100

Ecole Classique
5236 Glendale St., Metairie, (504) 887-3507; www.ecoleclassique. com
Private/ coed
Preschool-12th grade
Founded: 1956
Principal: David Federico
Average class size: 18
Student-teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 400
Tuition: $5,400

Edelweiss Montessori Preschool & Childcare
248 Carrollton Ave., Metairie, (504) 831-3672; www.edelweissmontessori.com
Private/ coed
Kindergarten
Founded: 1998
Principal: Dora Gentinetta
Average class size: 12
Student/teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 31
Tuition: $8,640

International School of Louisiana
8101 Simon St., Metairie, (504) 934-4875; www.isl-edu.org
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2000
Principal: Adierah Berger
Average class size: 22
Student-teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 395
Tuition: free
Specialties: French and Spanish immersion

J.D. Meisler Middle School
3700 Cleary Ave., Metairie, (504) 888-5832; www.meisler. jpschools.org
Public/ coed
Sixth-eighth grade
Founded: 1977
Principal: S. Allen-Raymond
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 750
Tuition: free

Jewish Community Day School
3747 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie, (504) 887-4091; www.communitynola.org
Jewish/ coed
Kindergarten-fifth grade
Founded: 1996
Principal: Sharon Pollin
Average class size: 9
Student/teacher ratio: 6:1
Total enrollment: 35
Tuition: $10,450

John Calvin Presbyterian Playschool
4201 Transcontinental Drive, Metairie, (504) 888-1378; www.johncalvinchurch.org
Private/ coed
Two years old-kindergarten
Founded: 1970
Principal: Lauren Crisler Oufnac
Average class size: 16
Student/teacher ratio: 8:1
Total enrollment: 155
Tuition: $1,500-$2,575

John Curtis Christian School
10125 Jefferson Highway, River Ridge, (504) 737-4621; www.johncurtis.com
Private/ coed
Two years old-12th grade
Founded: 1962
Principal: Larry Manguno (high school), Debbie Eutsler (lower school)
Average class size: 23
Student/teacher ratio: 23:1
Total enrollment: 857
Tuition: $6,550

Kehoe-France School
720 Elise Ave., Metairie, (504) 733-0472; www.kehoe-france.com
Private/ coed
Eight weeks old- seventh grade
Founded: 1949
Principal: Janet Pananos
Average class size: 17
Student/teacher ratio: varies
Total enrollment: 500
Tuition: $7,800

Kinder Haus Montessori
5201 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie, (504) 454-2424; www.kinderhausmontessori. com
Private/ coed
One year old-kindergarten
Founded: 1984
Principal: Pat Lacoste
Average class size: 6 (1 year olds), 12 (kindergarten)
Student/teacher ratio: 6:1 (1 year olds), 12:1 (kindergarten)
Total enrollment: 69
Tuition: Varies with ages

The Learning Castle
3624 Florida Ave., Kenner, (504) 463-1103; www.thelearningcastledaycare.com
Private/ coed
Infant-pre-kindergarten
Founded: 2011
Principal: Emily Poche
Average class size: n/a
Student/teacher ratio: 7:1
Total enrollment: 60
Tuition: $135 per week

Memorial Baptist Preschool
5701 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, (504) 455-7635; www.mbsmetairie.org
Private/ coed
One year old-four years old
Founded: 1977
Principal: Lynn Johnston
Average class size: 10
Student/teacher ratio: 7:1
Total enrollment: 69
Tuition: $3,500

Metairie Park Country Day School
300 Park Road, Metairie, (504) 849-3113; www.mpcds.com
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-12th grade
Founded: 1929
Principal: Carolyn B. Chandler
Average class size: 11
Student/teacher ratio: 8:1
Total enrollment: 723
Tuition: $13,465 (pre-kindergarten), $14,790 (kindergarten), 18,280 (first-12th grade)

New Orleans Oral School
400 W. Esplanade Ave., Kenner, (504) 885-1606; www.neworleansoralschool. com
Private/ coed
Preschool
Founded: 2004
Principal: Martha K. Myers
Average class size: 5
Student-teacher ratio: 5:1
Total enrollment: 25
Tuition: n/a
Academic specialties: Education for the hearing impaired

Our Lady of Divine Providence School
917 N. Atlanta St., Metairie, (504) 466-0591; www.oldpschool.org
Parochial/ coed
Nursery-eighth grade
Founded: 1967
Principal: Elvina DiBartolo
Average class size: 18
Student/teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 265
Tuition: $4,300-$4,675

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School
531 Williams Blvd., Kenner, (504) 464-0531; www.olphla.org
Parochial/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 1928
Principal: Candice Schott
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 13:1
Total enrollment: 215
Tuition: $5,050

Parkway Presbyterian Pre-School and Kindergarten
6200 Camphor St., Metairie, (504) 733-6340; www.parkwaypresbyterianchurch.com
Parochial/ coed
Fourteen months old- kindergarten
Founded: 1954
Principal: Marlene Cooke
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 7:1
Total enrollment: 230
Tuition: $70-$230 a month

Ridgewood Preparatory School
201 Pasadena Ave., Metairie, (504) 835-2545; www.ridgewoodprep.com
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-12th grade
Founded: 1948
Principal: M.J. Montgomery, Jr.
Average class size: 16
Student/teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 300
Tuition: $5,200

St. Angela Merici School
835 Melody Drive, Metairie, (504) 835-8491; www.stangelaschool.org
Catholic/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- seventh grade
Founded: 1964
Principal: Colleen Remont
Average class size: 23
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1 (pre-kindergarten), 23:1 (First-Seventh)
Total enrollment: 412
Tuition: $4,445

St. Ann School
4921 Meadowdale St., Metairie, (504) 455-8383; www.stannschool.org
Parochial/ coed
Two years old-seventh grade
Founded: 1975
Principal: Susan Kropog
Average class size: 23
Student/teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 900
Tuition: $4,490

St. Augustine's Episcopal Pre-school
3412 Haring Road, Metairie, (504) 887-4801; www.staugustinesdayschool.weebly.com
Private/ coed
Two years old- pre-kindergarten
Founded: 1984
Principal: Joline LaCoste
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 12:2 (Two years), 16:2 (Three years), 18:2 (Four years)
Total enrollment: 99
Tuition: $1,440-$3,105

St. Benilde School
1801 Division St., Metairie, (504) 833-9894; www.stbenilde.com
Parochial/ coed
Nursery-seventh grade
Founded: 1968
Principal: John "Matt" Downey
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 11:1
Total enrollment: 275
Tuition: $4,640

St. Christopher School
3900 Derbigny St., Metairie, (504) 837-6871; www.stchristopherschool.org
Parochial/ coed
Two years old- eighth grade
Founded: 1949
Principal: Ruth Meche
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 669
Tuition: $4,550

St. Clement of Rome School
3978 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie, (504) 888-0386; www.scrschool.org
Parochial/ coed
Three years old- seventh grade
Founded: 1968
Principal: Chad Howat
Average class size: 23
Student/teacher ratio: 17:1
Total enrollment: 491
Tuition: $4,150

St. Edward the Confessor School
4901 W. Metairie Ave., Metairie, (504) 888-6353; www.steddy.org
Parochial/ coed
1 year old-eighth grade
Founded: 1965
Principal: Thomas E. Becker
Average class size: 24
Student/teacher ratio: 24:1
Total enrollment: 468
Tuition: $4,900

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton
4119 St. Elizabeth Drive, Kenner, (504) 468-3524; www.seaschool.org
Parochial/ coed
Two years old- seventh grade
Founded: 1984
Principal: Joan Kathmann
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 475
Tuition: $4,225

St. Francis Xavier Catholic School
215 Betz Place, Metairie, (504) 833-1471; www. stfrancisxavier.com
Parochial/ coed
Two years old- seventh grade
Founded: 1926
Principal: Barbara Martin
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 11:1
Total enrollment: 455
Tuition: $4,500

St. Louis King of France
1600 Lake Ave., Metairie, (504) 833-8224; www.slkfschool.com
Catholic/ coed
Six weeks old- seventh grade
Founded: 1953
Principal: Pamela K. Schott
Average class size: varies
Student/teacher ratio: varies
Total enrollment: 425
Tuition: $4,800 (nursery and early childhood prices vary)

St. Martin's Episcopal School
225 Green Acres Road, Metairie, (504) 733-0353; www.stmsaints.com
Private/ coed
Preschool-12th grade
Founded: 1947
Principal: Merry P. Sorrells
Average class size: 15
Student-teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 542
Tuition: $9,450-$19,400

St. Mary Magdalen School
6421 W. Metairie Ave., Metairie, (504) 733-1433; www.smmcougars.org
Parochial/ coed
Two years old- eighth grade
Founded: 1957
Principal: Kimberly Downes
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 345
Tuition: $4,350

Students at St. Paul's Episcopal School in Lakeview develop a taste for cooking in the school's outdoor culinary center.
  • Students at St. Paul's Episcopal School in Lakeview develop a taste for cooking in the school's outdoor culinary center.
St. Matthew the Apostle School
10021 Jefferson Highway, River Ridge, (504) 737-4604; www. smaschool.net
Catholic/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- seventh grade
Founded: 1960
Principal: Dennis Panepinto
Average class size: 18
Student-teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 470
Tuition: $4,295

St. Rita Catholic School
194 Raven Ave., Harahan, (504) 737-0744; www. stritaharahan. com
Catholic/ coed
Two-year-olds- seventh grade
Founded: 1953
Principal: Miriam Daniel
Average class size: 19
Student/teacher ratio: varies
Total enrollment: 394
Tuition: $4,150

Torah Academy
5210 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie, (504) 456-6429; www.torahacademy. com
Jewish/ coed
Two years old- eighth grade
Founded: 1993
Principal: n/a
Average class size: n/a
Student/teacher ratio: n/a
Total enrollment: n/a
Tuition: $5,000
Specialties: Judaic studies

Victory Christian Academy
5708 Airline Drive, Metairie, (504) 733-5087; www.vcagators.net
Private/ coed
Three years old- eighth grade
Founded: 1984
Principal: Michelle Nichols
Average class size: 20
Student-teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 200
Tuition: $3,800-$4,100

Wee Friends Pre Kinder
864 Martin Berhman Ave., Metairie, (504) 837-9790; www.weefriendspre- kinder. com
Private/ coed
Preschool
Founded: 1990
Principal: Stacey Thiel
Average class size: 10
Student-teacher ratio: 8:1
Total enrollment: 32
Tuition: $6,760


Jefferson Parish — West Bank


Academy of Our Lady
537 Avenue D, Marrero, (504) 341-6217; www. theacademyof- ourlady.org
Catholic/ all girls
Eighth-12th grade
Founded: 2007
Principal: Sister Michelle Geiger
Average class size:
Student/teacher ratio: 11:1
Total enrollment: 459
Tuition: $6,800

Archbishop Shaw High School
1000 Barataria Blvd., Marrero, (504) 340-6727; www.archbishopshaw.org
Parochial/ all boys
Eighth-12th grade
Founded: 1962
Principal: George Hebert Jr.
Average class size: 22
Student/teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 410
Tuition: $7,500

Arden Cahill Academy
3101 Wall Blvd., Gretna, (504) 392-0902; www. ardencahillacademy.com
Private/ coed
Infant-eighth grade
Founded: 1968
Principal: Mary Kevin Cahill
Average class size: 18
Student-teacher ratio: n/a
Total enrollment: 580
Tuition: $6,900 (infant-toddler $650-$770 per month)

Elmwood Park Academy
1517 Carol Sue Ave., Gretna, (504) 392-0217; www.elmwoodparkacademy.org
Private/ coed
Preschool-eighth grade
Founded: 1978
Principal: Kenneth M. Loria
Average class size: 15
Student-teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 128
Tuition: $365-$435 per month

L.W. Ruppel Academy for Advanced Studies
815 Huey P. Long Ave., Gretna, (504) 361-8905; www. ruppel.jpschools.org
Public/ coed
Sixth-eighth grade
Founded: 2007
Principal: Debra Cooper
Average class size: 21
Student/teacher ratio: 21:1
Total enrollment: 334
Tuition: free

Our Lady of Prompt Succor School
531 Avenue A, Westwego, (504) 341-9505; www.olpspanthers.org
Parochial/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 1923
Principal: Suzanne Miller
Average class size: 20
Student-teacher ratio: lower school, 10:1, middle school, 20:1
Total enrollment: 300
Tuition: $4,700

St. Cletus Catholic School
3610 Claire Ave., Gretna, (504) 366-3538; www.stcletuscolts.com
Parochial/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 1978
Principal: Jill Grabert
Average class size: 26
Student-teacher ratio: 18:1
Total enrollment: 563
Tuition: $4,400

Thomas Jefferson High School
17 Gretna Blvd., Gretna, (504) 363-4300; www.tjeff.jpschools.org
Public/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 2006
Principal: Gerard LeBlanc
Average class size: 25
Student-teacher ratio: 25:1
Total enrollment: 449
Tuition: free

Young Audiences Charter School
1407 Virgil St., Gretna, (504) 523-3525; www.yacharterschool.org
Public/ coed
Kindergarden-4th grade
Founded: 2013
Principal: Folwell Dunbar
Average class size: 23
Student/teacher ratio: 18:1
Total enrollment: 500
Tuition: Free
Specialties: Arts-integrated curriculum



Orleans Parish — East Bank


Academy of the Sacred Heart
4521 St. Charles Ave., (504) 269-1213; www.ashrosary.org
Private/ all girls
Preschool-12th grade
Founded: 1887
Principal: Timothy Burns
Average class size: 16
Student-teacher ratio: 16:1
Total enrollment: 750
Tuition: $5,202-$15,300

Andrew H. Wilson Charter School
3617 Gen. Pershing St., (504) 373-6274; www.wilsoncharterschool.net
Coed
Pre-kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 2006
Principal: Logan Crowe
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 650
Tuition: Free

Arthur Ashe Charter School
1456 Gardena Drive, (504) 373-6267; www.ashecharterschool.org/ashe
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2007
Principals: Sivi Domango and Sabrina Pence
Average class size: 30
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 700
Tuition: free

Audubon Charter School
Lower school: 6101 Chatham Drive, (504) 324-7100; upper school: 1111 Milan St. (504) 324-7110; www.auduboncharterschool.com
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 2006
Principal: Janice A. Dupuy
Average class size: 24
Student/teacher ratio: 24:1 (upper school), 24:2 (lower school)
Total enrollment: 811
Tuition: free

Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math & Science School
1116 Jefferson Ave., (504) 304-3932; www.babyben.com
Public/ coed
Preschool-eighth grade
Founded: 1957
Principal: Charlotte Matthew
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 774
Tuition: free

Benjamin Franklin High School
2001 Leon C. Simon Drive, (504) 286-2600; www.bfhsla.org
Charter/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 1957
Principal: Timothy Rusnak
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 17:1
Total enrollment: 865
Tuition: free

Bishop McManus Academy
13123 I-10 Service Road, (504) 246-5121; www.bishopmcmanus.com
Private/ coed
Preschool-12th grade
Founded: 1975
Principal: Toni Tyson
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 159
Tuition: $4,600

Bricolage Academy
4238 St. Charles Ave., (504) 539-4505; www.bricolage.org
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten-first grade
Founded: 2013
Principal: Josh Densen
Average class size: 19
Student-teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 75
Tuition: free

Brother Martin High School
4401 Elysian Fields Ave., (504) 283-1561; www.bro- thermartin.com
Private/ all boys
Seventh-12th grade
Founded: 1869
Principal: Gregory Rando
Average class size: 24
Student/teacher ratio: 13:1
Total enrollment: 1,222
Tuition: $7,990 (seventh grade), $8,230 (eighth-12th grade)
Academic specialties: digital graphics and animation, technology

Cabrini High School
1400 Moss St., (504) 482-1193; www.cabrinihigh.com
Catholic/ all girls
Eighth-12th grade
Founded: 1959
Principal: Yvonne L. Hrapmann
Average class size: 20
Student-teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 516
Tuition: $7,625

Christian Brothers School
8 Friederichs Ave., (504) 486-6770; www.cbs-no.org
Catholic/ all boys
Fifth-seventh grade
Founded: 1960
Principal: Joey Scaffidi
Average class size: 29
Student-teacher ratio: 18:1
Total enrollment: 350
Tuition: $6,375

The Creative Learning Center of Louisiana
2432 Gen. Ogden St., (504) 975-7961; www.clcofla.org
Private/ coed
Ages 8-21
Founded: 2007
Principal: Sheila Ealey
Average class size: 5
Student-teacher ratio: 3:1
Total enrollment: 15
Tuition: $12,000
Academic specialties: autism programs

Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orleans
821 Gen. Pershing St., (504) 896-4500;
www.ebnola.com
Private/ coed
Preschool-sixth grade
Founded: 1998
Principal: Pauline Dides
Average class size: 16
Student-teacher ratio: 7:1
Total enrollment: 220
Tuition: $9,575-$11,500
Specialties: French immersion program

Edgar P. Harney
2503 Willow St., (504) 373-6230; www.soeanola.com
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2007
Principal: Eileen Williams
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 25:1
Total enrollment: 371
Tuition: free

Edward Hynes Charter School
990 Harrison Ave., (504) 324-7160;
www.hynesschool.org
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 1952
Principal: Michelle Douglas
Average class size: 23
Student/teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 668
Tuition: free
Academic specialties: French immersion program

Einstein Charter School/ Einstein Charter School Extension
5100 Cannes St., (504) 324-7450; 5316 Michoud Blvd., (504) 503-0110; www.einsteincharter.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 2005
CEO Shawn Toranto
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 909
Tuition: free
Academic specialties: Math, science, technology

ENCORE Academy
2518 Arts St., (504) 444-2224; www.encorelearning.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- seventh grade
Founded: 2012
Principal: Terri L. Smith
Average class size: 24
Student/teacher ratio: 24:1
Total enrollment: 415
Tuition: free

Esperanza Charter School
4407 S. Carrollton Ave., (504) 373-6272; www.esperanzano.org
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2009
Principal: Nicole E. Saulny
Average class size: 27
Student/teacher ratio: 14:1
Total enrollment: 420
Tuition: free

Gentilly Terrace Charter School
4720 Painters St., (504) 708-2053; www.newbeginningsnola.net
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 2004
Principal: Edward Brown
Average class size: 28
Student/teacher ratio: 28:1
Total enrollment: 453
Tuition: free

The Good Shepherd Nativity Mission School
353 Baronne St., (504) 598-9399; www.thegoodshepherdschool.org
Private/ coed
Kindergarten-sixth grade
Founded: 2001
Principal: Emily Paul
Average class size: 16
Student/teacher ratio: 16:3
Total enrollment: 95
Tuition: n/a

Holy Cross School
5500 Paris Ave., (504) 942-3100; www.holycrosstigers. com
Parochial/ all boys
Fifth-12th grade
Founded: 1849
Principal: Teresa Billings (middle school), Joseph Murry (high school)
Average class size: 24
Student/teacher ratio: 13:1
Total enrollment: 1,020
Tuition: $6,100-$6,430 (middle school), $7,650 (high school)

Holy Name of Jesus School
6325 Cromwell Place, (504) 861-1466; www.hnjschool.org
Parochial/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- seventh grade
Founded: 1891
Principal: Courtney Wolbrette
Average class size: 21
Student-teacher ratio: 21:1
Total enrollment: 555
Tuition: $6,000

Isidore Newman School
1903 Jefferson Ave., (504) 896-6323; www.- newmanschool.org
Coed
Pre-kindergarten- 12th grade
Founded: 1903
Principal: Dale M. Smith
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 16:1
Total enrollment: 922
Tuition: $16,000-$20,000

International High School of New Orleans
727 Carondelet St., (504) 613-5703; www.ihsnola.org
Charter/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 2010
Principal: Nan Ryan
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 25:1
Total enrollment: 475
Tuition: free

International School of Louisiana
1400 Camp St., (504) 654-1088; www.isl-edu.org
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 2000
Principal: Melanie Tennyson
Average class size: 22
Student-teacher ratio: 14:1
Total enrollment: 624
Tuition: free
Academic specialties: French and Spanish immersion programs

JCC Nursery School and Pre K
5342 St. Charles Ave., (504) 897-0143; www.nojcc.org
Private/ coed
13 months old-pre-k
Founded: 1948
Principal: Adrienne Schulman
Average class size: 10-20
Student/teacher ratio: 4:1-10:1
Total enrollment: 144
Tuition: $3,300-$7,150

James M. Singleton Charter School
2220 Oretha C. Haley Blvd., (504) 568-3466; www.dryades- ymca. com
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 1999
Principal: Debra Robertson
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 552
Tuition: free

Jesuit High School
4133 Banks St., (504) 486-6631; www.jesuitnola.org
Parochial/ all boys
Eighth-12th grade
Founded: 1847
Principal: Peter Kernion
Average class size: 24
Student/teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 1,410
Tuition: $8,250

John Dibert Community School
2300 Dumaine St., (504) 373-6205; www.dibertcommunityschool.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2010
Principal: Diana Archuleta
Average class size: n/a
Student/teacher ratio: n/a
Total enrollment: n/a
Tuition: free

A player for Brother Martin High School carries the football in a game against Helen Cox.
  • A player for Brother Martin High School carries the football in a game against Helen Cox.
Joseph S. Clark High School
1301 N. Derbigny St., (504) 373-6202; www.clarkprep.org
Charter/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 1947
Principal: Reginald Coleman
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 450
Tuition: free

Lafayette Academy Charter School
2727 S. Carrollton Ave., (504) 861-8370; www.lafayette- academyno.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2006
Principal: Monica Boudouin
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 25:1
Total enrollment: 920
Tuition: free

Lake Area New Tech Early College High School
6026 Paris Ave., (504) 267-8811; www.newbeginningsnola.net
Charter/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 2011
Principal: Darren Lewis
Average class size: 28
Student/teacher ratio: 28:1
Total enrollment: 665
Tuition: free

Lake Castle Private School
8400 Hayne Blvd., (504) 242-6270; www. lakecastleneworleans.com
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 1963
Principal: Jane McGovern
Average class size: 26
Student/teacher ratio: 19:1
Total enrollment: 550
Tuition: $3,883

Lake Forest Charter Elementary School
12000 Hayne Blvd., (504) 826-7140; www.lakeforestcharter.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2006
Founder: Mardele S. Early
Average class size: 19
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1 (pre-k), 20:1 (first-eighth grade)
Total enrollment: 525
Tuition: free

Lakeview Presbyter- ian Weekday School
5915 Louis XIV St., (504) 488-2172; www.lpcno. org/wwekdayschool
Presbyterian/ coed
One year old- pre-kindergarten
Founded: 1951
Principal: Dale Davis
Average class size: 12
Student/teacher ratio: 6:1
Total enrollment: 72
Tuition: Half-day: $3,015/9 months Full day: $6,710/9 months

Langston Hughes Academy
3519 Trafalgar St., (504) 373-6251; www. langstonhughesacademy.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2007
Principal: Mark Martin
Average class size: 25-30
Student-teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 820
Tuition: free

Life of Christ Christian Academy
1851 N. Dorgenois St., (504) 945-5778; www.lifeofchristchristianacademy.com
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- 12th grade
Founded: 1997
Principal: Cheryl Leufroy Frilot
Average class size: 12
Student/teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 52
Tuition: $6,100

Life Without School
(504) 208-2002; www. lifewithoutschool.org
Private/ coed
Fifth grade-college
Founded: 2003
Principal: Anita Senentz
Average class size: 8
Student/teacher ratio: 2:1
Total enrollment: 670
Tuition: $10,000 (full-time), $5,000 (part-time)

Louise S. McGehee School
2343 Prytania St., (504) 561-1224; www.mcgeheeschool.com
Independent private/ all girls
Pre-kindergarten- 12th grade
Founded: 1912
Principal: Eileen
Friel Powers
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 514
Tuition: $16,840

Lusher Charter School 5624 Freret St., (504) 304-3960; 7315 Willow St., (504) 862-5110; www.lusherschool.org
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten- 12th grade
Founded: 1913
CEO Kathy Riedlinger
Average class size: n/a
Student/teacher ratio: n/a
Total enrollment: 1,710
Tuition: free

Mahalia Jackson Elementary School
2405 Jackson Ave., (504) 359-6950; www.mje-opsb.us
Public/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- third grade
Founded: 2010
Principal: LaKeysha London
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 160
Tuition: n/a

Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary School of Literature and Technology
4040 Eagle St., (504) 324-7076; www.mary- mcleodbethuneelementary.com
Public/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- sixth grade
Founded: 1938
Principal: Mary Haynes-Smith
Average class size: 26
Student-teacher ratio: 26:1
Total enrollment: 398
Tuition: free

McDonogh 42 Elementary Charter School
3019 Higgins Blvd., (504) 942-3660; www. mcdonogh42-no.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2012
Principal: Anna Faye Caminita
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 25:1
Total enrollment: 410
Tuition: free

McMillian's First Steps Academy
2601 S. Claiborne Ave. (504) 822-1266; www.mcmilliansfirststeps.com
Private/ coed
Kindergarten- fourth grade
Founded: 2012
Principal: Linda Reed McMillian
Average class size: 17
Student-teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 100
Tuition: $8,072-$8,272

Medard H. Nelson Charter School
3121 St. Bernard Ave., (504) 943-1311; www.newbeginningsnola.net/nelson
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2004
Principal: Deidra Denis-Bradley
Average class size: 28
Student/teacher ratio: 28:1
Total enrollment: 538
Tuition: free

Morris Jeff Community School
3368 Esplanade Ave., (504) 373-6258; www.- morrisjeffschool.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- sixth grade
Founded: 2010
Principal: Patricia Perkins
Average class size: 28
Student/teacher ratio: 14:1
Total enrollment: 402
Tuition: free

p> Mount Carmel Academy
7027 Milne Blvd., (504) 288-7626; www.mcacubs.com
Catholic/ all-girl
Eighth-12th grade
Founded: 1896
Principal: Sister Camille Anne Campbell
Average class size: 16
Student/teacher ratio: 9:1
Total enrollment: 1,201
Tuition: $8,200
Academic specialties: Television production, interior design

The NET Charter High School
1614 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., (504) 267-9060; www.thenetnola.org
Charter/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 2011
Principal: Elizabeth Ostberg
Average class size: 10
Student/teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 150
Tuition: free

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts
2800 Chartres St., (504) 940-2787; www.nocca.com
Public/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 1973
Principal: Kyle Wedberg
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 650
Tuition: free

New Orleans Charter Science and Math High School
5625 Loyola Ave., (504) 324-7061; www.noscihigh.org
Charter/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 1997
Principal: Claire Jecklin, Chana Benenson
Average class size: 20
Student-teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 400
Tuition: free

Pierre A. Capdau Charter School
4621 Canal St., (504) 872-9257; www.newbeginningsnola.net
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 2004
Principal: Desmond Moore
Average class size: 28
Student/teacher ratio: 28:1
Total enrollment: 372
Tuition: free

ReNEW Accelerated High School
3649 Laurel St., (504) 367-3307; www.renewschools.org
Charter/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 2009
Principal: Vasy McCoy
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 350
Tuition: free

ReNEW Cultural Arts Academy
3128 Constance St., (504) 367-3307; www.renewschools.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2009
Principal: Ron Gubitz; Jared Lamb
Average class size: 28
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 600
Tuition: free
Specialties: music, art, drama

ReNEW Dolores T. Aaron Academy
10200 Curran Blvd., (504) 367-3307; www.renewschools.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2009
Principal: John Gravier; Heather Gilchrist
Average class size: 28
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 700
Tuition: free

ReNEW Schaumburg Elementary
9501 Grant St., (504) 367-3307; www.renewschools.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2009
Principal: Jess Bialecki, Shira Bergman-Cohen, Laci Blondell
Average class size: 28
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 700
Tuition: free

ReNEW SciTech Academy
820 Jackson Ave., (504) 367-3307; www.renewschools.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 2009
Principal: Tim Hearin
Average class size: 28
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 700
Tuition: free
Specialties: science, technology, engineering

Robert Russa Moton Charter School
3774 Gentilly Blvd., (504) 245-4400; www.eastbankcollaborative.com/moton
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- sixth grade
Founded: 1955
Principal: Paulette P. Bruno
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 16:1
Total enrollment: 365
Tuition: free

Royal Castle Child Development Center
3800 Eagle St., (504) 488-1045; www.royalcastledc.com
Private/ coed
Nursery-pre-
kindergarten
Founded: 1996
Principal: Pearlie Harris
Average class size: 10
Student-teacher ratio: 4:1-10:1
Total enrollment: 100
Tuition: $7,920-$8,712

St. Andrew's Episcopal School
8012 Oak St., (504) 861-3743; www.standrewsepiscopalschool.org
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 1957
Principal: Mason Lecky
Average class size: 18
Student-teacher ratio: 5:1
Total enrollment: 181
Tuition: $9,538-$12,316

St. Augustine High School
2600 A.P. Tureaud Ave., (504) 944-2424; www.- purpleknights.com
Parochial/ all boys
Sixth-12th grade
Founded: 1951
Principal: John C. Charles Jr.
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 22:1
Total enrollment: 650
Tuition: $5,550 (sixth-eighth grade), $6,150 (ninth-12 grade)

St. George's Episcopal School
923 Napoleon Ave., (504) 891-5509; www.stgeorgesepis- copal.com
Private/ coed
Preschool-eighth grade
Founded: 1969
Principal: Rob Eichberger
Average class size: 10
Student-teacher ratio: 5:1
Total enrollment: 300
Tuition: $11,700-$18,100

St. John Lutheran
3937 Canal St., (504) 488-6641; www.sjlno.com
Parochial/ coed
Preschool- seventh grade
Founded: 1854
Principal: Bethany Gonski
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 130
Tuition: $4,200

St. Katharine Drexel Prep
5116 Magazine St., (504) 899-6061; www.drexelprep.com
Catholic/ all girls
Seventh-12th grade
Founded: 2013
Principal: Cheryllyn M. Branche
Average class size: 18
Student/teacher ratio: 14:1
Total enrollment: 215
Tuition: $4,500 (7th-8th); $6,500 (9th-12th)

St. Mary's Academy
6905 Chef Menteur Blvd., (504) 245-0200; www.smanewor- leans. com
Catholic/Pre-k, coed; middle-high school, all-girls
Preschool-12th grade
Founded: 1867
Principal: Sister Jennie Jones
Average class size: 17
Student/teacher ratio: n/a
Total enrollment: 720
Tuition: $4,600 (pre-k), $4,800 (K-5th), $5,000 (6th-7th), $6,000 (8th-10th, $6,200 (11th), $6,800 (12th)

St. Mary's Dominican High School
7701 Walmsley Ave., (504) 865-9401; www.stmarysdominican.org
Catholic/ all girls
Eighth-12th grade
Founded: 1860
Principal: Carolyn Favre
Average class size: 24
Student/teacher ratio: 15.2:1
Total enrollment: 871
Tuition: $8,735

St. Michael Special School
1522 Chippewa St., (504) 524-7285; www.stmichaelspecialschool.com
Parochial/ coed
Six years old-adult
Founded: 1965
Principal: Susan Munster
Average class size: 14
Student/teacher ratio: 14:1
Total enrollment: 211
Tuition: $4,200

St. Paul's Episcopal School
6249 Canal Blvd., (504) 488-1319; www. stpauls-lakeview.org
Private/ coed
Toddler-eighth grade
Founded: 1961
Principal: Charleen Schwank
Average class size: 13 (pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Student/teacher ratio: 8.5:1
Total enrollment: 269
Tuition: $11,589 (pre-kindergarten-kindergarten), $13,448 (first-eighth grade)

St. Paul Lutheran School
2624 Burgundy St., (504) 947-1773; www.splno.com
Parochial/ coed
Preschool-eighth grade
Founded: 1840
Principal: Jason Saltmarsh
Average class size: 15
Student-teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 160
Tuition: $5,000

St. Stephen Catholic School
1027 Napoleon Ave., (504) 891-1927; www.sscschool.org
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-seventh grade
Founded: 1852
Principal: Peggy LeBlanc
Average class size: 18
Student-teacher ratio: 14:1
Total enrollment: 220
Tuition: $5,400

Samuel J. Green Charter School
2319 Valence St., (504) 304-3532; www.greencharterschool.org
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 2005
Principal: Ava Lee
Average class size: 30
Student/teacher ratio: 28:1
Total enrollment: 486
Tuition: free

Sophie B. Wright Charter School
1426 Napoleon Ave., (504) 304-3915; www.sophiebwrightschool.com
Charter/ coed
Seventh- 12th grade
Founded: 1910
Principal: Sharon L. Clark
Average class size: 22
Student/teacher ratio: 17:1
Total enrollment: 495
Tuition: free

Stuart Hall School for Boys
2032 S. Carrollton Ave., (504) 861-1954;
www.stuarthall.org
Private/ all boys
Preschool- seventh grade
Founded: 1984
Principal: Kevin Avin
Average class size: 18
Student/teacher ratio: 8:1
Total enrollment: 335
Tuition: $12,764

Trinity Episcopal School
1315 Jackson Ave., (504) 525-8661; www.trinitynola.com
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 1960
Principal: Michael Kuhn
Average class size: 18
Student-teacher ratio: 7:1
Total enrollment: 380
Tuition: $12,780-$17,670

University Montessori School
7508 Burthe St., (504) 865-1659; www.umsnola.org
Private/ coed
2 years old- kindergarten
Founded: 1978
Principal: Teddi Locke
Average class size: depends on age
Student/teacher ratio: 7:1, 10:1, 12:1
Total enrollment: 60
Tuition: $5,000-$11,000

Ursuline Academy
2635 State St., (504) 866-5292; www.ursulineneworleans.org
Catholic/ all girls
Two years old- 12th grade
Founded: 1727
Principal: Kim Harper (elementary), Alice Bairnsfather (high school)
Average class size: varies
Student/teacher ratio: 9:1 (elementary), 10:1 (high school)
Total enrollment: 750
Tuition: $8,500

Waldorf School of New Orleans
517 Soraparu St., (504) 525-2420; www.waldorfnola.org
Private/ coed
Nursery-seventh grade
Founded: 2000
Administrator: Cissy Rowley
Average class size: 12
Student/teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 73
Tuition: $9,200

Warren Easton Charter High School
3019 Canal St., (504) 324-7400; www.warreneastoncharterhigh.org
Charter/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 1913
Principal: Alexina Medley
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 25:1
Total enrollment: 940
Tuition: free


Orleans Parish — West Bank


Alice M. Harte Charter School
4422 Gen. Meyers Ave., (504) 373-6281; www. alicemhartecharter.org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 1956
Principal: Jamar McKneely
Average class size: 27
Student/teacher ratio: 27:1
Total enrollment: 700
Tuition: free

Calvary Baptist School
2401 Gen. DeGaulle Drive, (504) 367-6465; www.mycalvary- eagles. com
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 1982
Principal: Carol Spears
Average class size: 14
Student-teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 170
Tuition: $5,900

Harriet Tubman Charter School
2832 Gen. Meyer Ave., (504) 227-3800; www.tubmancharterschool.org
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 2011
Principal: Julie Lause
Average class size: 30
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 550
Tuition: free

International School of Louisiana
502 Olivier St., (504) 274-4571; www.isl-edu.org
Charter/ coed
Kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 2000
Principal: Rosa Alvarado
Average class size: 20
Student/teacher ratio: 13:1
Total enrollment: 826
Tuition: free
Academic specialties: Multi-language immersion school

Kiera's Learn N Play House
1122 Teche St., (504) 301-2816
Public/ coed
Infant-4 years old
Founded: 2008
Principal: Carla Oliver
Average class size: varies
Student/teacher ratio: varies
Total enrollment: 30
Tuition: $4,680-$6,500

Martin Behrman Charter School
715 Opelousas Ave., (504) 302-7090; www.behrman- charter. org
Charter/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-eighth grade
Founded: 1929
Principal: Rene Lewis-Carter
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 25:1
Total enrollment: 726
Tuition: free

New Orleans Military and Maritime Academy
425 O'Bannon St., (504) 227-3810; www.nomma.net
Charter/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 2011
Principal: Cecilia Garcia
Average class size: 18
Student/teacher ratio: 18:1
Total enrollment: 550
Tuition: free
Specialties: Marine Corps JROTC

St. Andrew the Apostle Roman Catholic School
3131 Eton St., (504) 394-4171; www.sasno.org
Parochial/ coed
Preschool- seventh grade
Founded: 1953
Principal: Nicole Alvarez
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 500
Tuition: $4,825
St. Bernard Parish

Gethsemane Lutheran Preschool
2825 Paris Road, Chalmette, (504) 271-4254; www.gethsemane- lutheran.org
Lutheran/ coed
Preschool
Founded: 1955
Principal: Peggy Seago
Average class size: 16
Student/teacher
ratio: 8:1
Total enrollment: 108
Tuition: $115 a month (2 year olds), $130 a month (3 year olds), $155 a month (4 year olds)

Our Lady of Prompt Succor School
2305 Fenelon St., Chalmette, (504) 271-2953; www.olpsschool.org
Parochial/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- seventh grade
Founded: 1952
Principal: Sharon B. Coll
Average class size: 24
Student-teacher ratio: 18:1
Total enrollment: 365
Tuition: $4,200


St. Tammany Parish


Archbishop Hannan High School
71324 Highway 1077, Covington, (985) 249-6363; www.hannanhigh.org
Parochial/ coed
Eighth-12th grade
Founded: 1987
Principal: Fr. Charles Latour
Average class size: 23
Student/teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 456
Tuition: $8,900

Calvary Baptist School
1615 Old Spanish Trail, Slidell, (985) 643-7224; www.calvarybaptistschoolslidell.weebly.com
Private/ coed
Preschool-eighth grade
Founded: 1959
Principal: Susan Hickey
Average class size: 16
Student/teacher ratio: 16:1
Total enrollment: 283
Tuition: $3,050

Cedarwood School
607 Heavens Drive, Mandeville, (985) 845-7111; www.cedarwoodschool.com
Private/ coed
Two years old-seventh grade
Founded: 1983
Principal: Kathryn S. LeBlanc
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 310
Tuition: $7,600-$8,395

Christ Episcopal School
80 Christwood Blvd., Covington, (985) 871-9902; www.christepiscopalschool. org
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten-12th grade
Founded: 1984
Principal: John Morvant
Average class size: 17
Student/teacher ratio: 9:1
Total enrollment: 576
Tuition: $8,850

Early Learning Center
58516 Pearl Acres Road, Slidell, (985) 649-0956; www.discovergrace.us/ early-learning-center
Private/ coed
Preschool-kindergarten
Founded: 1984
Principal: Venita Richards
Average class size: 3-16
Student-teacher ratio: 8:2 day care, 16:2 preschool and kindergarten
Total enrollment: 140
Tuition: $160-$280 per month

First United Methodist Church Little School
203 N. Jefferson Ave., Covington, (985) 892-5479; www.fumccov.net/ little-school
Private/ coed
Two years old- Pre-kindergarten
Founded: 1971
Principal: Kathy DuBose
Average class size: 13
Student/teacher ratio: 5:1
Total enrollment: 109
Tuition: varies

Kehoe-France Northshore
25 Patricia Drive, Covington, (985) 892-4415; www.edline.net/pages/kehoe-france-northshore
Private/ coed
Preschool-seventh grade
Founded: 1996
Principal: Brad Humphreys
Average class size: 15
Student-teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 250
Tuition: $6,600-$6,900

Kinder Haus Montessori
252 Magnolia St., Mandeville, (985) 674-9303; www.kinderhausmontessori.com
Private/ coed
Twelve months old- kindergarten
Founded: 1994
Principal: Pat Lacoste
Average class size: Varies
Student/teacher ratio: 6:1 (twelve month olds), 12:1 (kindergarten)
Total enrollment: 69
Tuition: varies

Lake Castle Madisonville Private School
235 Highway 21, Madisonville, (985) 845-3537; www.lakecastle.com
Private/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 1995
Principal: Barry M. Butera
Average class size: 24
Student/teacher ratio: 20:1
Total enrollment: 700
Tuition: $3,300

Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic School
1515 W. Causeway Approach, Mandeville, (985) 674-2466; www.mqpcs.org
Parochial/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- seventh grade
Founded: 1996
Principal: Sybil Skansi
Average class size: 25
Student/teacher ratio: 25:1
Total enrollment: 514
Tuition: $4,820

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School
345 Westchester Blvd., Slidell, (985) 643-3230; www.ollonline.com
Catholic/ coed
Pre-kindergarten- eighth grade
Founded: 1929
Principal: Robert Kiefer
Average class size: 22
Student/teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 450
Tuition: $4,225

Pope John Paul II High School
1901 Jaguar Drive, Slidell, (985) 649-0914
Parochial/ coed
Ninth-12th grade
Founded: 1980
Principal: Martha Mundine
Average class size: 25
Student-teacher ratio: 13:1
Total enrollment: 295
Tuition: $7,250

St. Scholastica Academy
122 S. Massachusetts St., Covington, (985) 892-2540; www.ssacad.com
Catholic/ all girls
Eighth-12th grade
Founded: 1903
Principal: Mary Kathryn Villere
Average class size: 19
Student/teacher ratio: 13:1
Total enrollment: 643
Tuition: $8,500


Mississippi


St. Stanislaus
304 Beach Blvd., Bay St. Louis, Miss., (228) 467-9057, ext. 226; www.ststan.com
Private/ coed
Seventh-12th grade
Founded: 1854
Principal: Patrick McGrath
Average class size: 20
Student-teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 340
Tuition: $24,257
Specialties: Marine science


Colleges and Universities


A Jour Beauty School of Choice
4244 Highway 22, Suite 1, Mandeville, (985) 727-5574; www.ajouracademyof- beauty.com
Private/ coed
Trade school
Founded: 2009
Principal: Daneen Lockhart, Kiley Guidry
Average class size: 15
Student/teacher ratio: 10:1
Total enrollment: 20
Tuition: $10,000

Cameron College
2740 Canal St., (504) 821-5881; www.cameroncollege.com
Private/ coed
Higher Education
Founded: 1981
Principal: Eleanor Cameron
Average class size: 12
Student/teacher ratio: 12:1
Total enrollment: 455
Tuition: varies by program

Dillard University
2601 Gentilly Blvd., (504) 283-8822; www.dillard.edu
Private/ coed
Four-year undergraduate
Founded: 1869
President: Walter Kimbrough
Average class size: 17
Student/teacher ratio: 13:1
Total enrollment: 1,183
Tuition: $14,600

Loyola University New Orleans
6363 St. Charles Ave., (504) 865-3240; www.loyno.edu
Jesuit/ coed
Undergraduate, graduate, doctorate nursing
Founded: 1912
President: Kevin Wm. Wildes
Average class size: 22
Student/teacher ratio: 11:1
Total enrollment: 4,864
Tuition: $35,504

Tulane University
6823 St. Charles Ave., (504) 865-5000; www.tulane.edu
Private/ coed
Undergraduate, graduate, professional
Founded: 1834
President: Michael A. Fitts
Average class size: 24
Student/teacher ratio: 11:1
Total enrollment: 13,462
Tuition: $46,930

University of New Orleans
2000 Lakeshore Drive, (504) 280-6000; www.uno.edu
Public/ coed
Founded: 1958
President: Peter J. Fos
Average class size: 22
Student-teacher ratio: 18:1
Total enrollment: 9,015
Tuition: $6,578

Xavier University
1 Drexel Drive, (504) 486-7411; www.xula.edu
Private/ coed
Founded: 1925
President: Norman C. Francis
Student-teacher ratio: 15:1
Total enrollment: 3,121
Tuition: $18,500


Education Resources


Alliance Francaise
1519 Jackson Ave., (504) 568-0770; www.af-neworleans.org
Higher education
Founded: 1984
Principal: Aurelie Champvert
Average class size: 6
Student/teacher ratio: 6:1
Total enrollment: 600
Tuition: free

Associated Hearing Inc.
433 Metairie Road, Suite 101, Metairie, (504) 833-4327; www.asso- ciatedhearinginc.com
Hearing tests and devices
The Princeton Review
8200 Hampton St., Ste 259, (504) 826-8406; www.princetonreview.com
Services include tutoring, prep courses for SAT, ACT, AP, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT and guidance in finding and applying to the right college.
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