January 1, 2021

Early childhood (usually defined as birth to 8 years) is a time of tremendous physical, cognitive, socio-emotional, and language development. 8-year-olds typically are in grade 3. 

Jefferson Parish      

Alice Birney Elementary School  
4829 Hastings St., Metairie, 504.885.1044, birney.jpschools.org   
Public/Co-ed   
Principal: Deborah Dantin   
Grades Taught: Pre-K–5th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: N/A 
Number of Students: Approximately 500    

Arden Cahill Academy  
3101 Wall Blvd., Gretna, 504.392.0902, ardencahillacademy.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Principal: Mary Kevin Cahill   
Grades Taught: 6 weeks–3 years (Infant Centre); Pre-k3–12th Grade  
Tuition: $675/month (Infant Centre); $7,500 (Pre-k3); $7,600 (Pre-k4–8th); and $8,000 (9th–12th)   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1   
Number of Students: 450   

Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish  
979 Behrman Hwy., Terrytown, 504.290.2510, athlosjp.org   
Public–Charter/Co-ed   
Principals: Dr. Jordan Sanchez (Upper School, 5–8) & Cheryl Martin (Lower School, K–4) 
Grades Taught: K–8th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: N/A   
Number of Students: 1,000+  

Atonement Lutheran School  
6500 Riverside Dr., Metairie, 504.887.0225, alcs.org   
Lutheran/Co-ed   
Principal: Doug C. Molin   
Grades Taught: Pre-K3–8th   
Tuition: $2,820–$5,860  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 15:1   
Number of Students: 180  

Beary Cherry Tree Child Development Center  
3117 Lake Villa Dr., Metairie, 504.455.1950, bearycherrytree.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Director: Paula Polito and Colleen Eddington   
Ages Taught: Birth–4 years   
Tuition: $185/week   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 4:1 (Infants), 5:1 (1&2 years), & 10:1 (3&4 years)   
Number of Students: 160   

Ecole Classique  
5236 Glendale St., Metairie, 504.887.3507, ecoleclassique.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Principal: David Federico   
Grades Taught: 2 years–12th Grade   
Tuition: $2,900–$6,200   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 15:1   
Number of Students: 400   
Freeman Learning Center (for students with learning differences)   
Grades Taught: Pre-K–12th   
Tuition: $8,600–$9,500    
Student/Faculty Ratio: 7:1 (elementary), 9:1 (high school) 

Jewish Community Day School of Greater New Orleans  
3747 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie, 504.887.4091, jcdsnola.org   
Jewish/Co-ed   
Head of School: Dr. Brad Philipson   
Grades Taught: Infants–6th Grade   
Tuition: $970/month–$11,995/annually 
Student/Faculty Ratio: 6:1   
Number of Students: 78  

John Calvin Presbyterian Playschool  
4201 Transcontinental Dr., Metairie, 504.888.1378, johncalvinchurch.org/playschool   
Presbyterian/Co-ed   
Director: Lauren Crisler Oufnac   
Grades Taught: 1 year–Transitional Kindergarten (turning 5 by Dec. 31 of current school year)     
Tuition: $2,125–$3,950 (includes registration fee)   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 6:1   
Number of Students: 160  

John Curtis Christian School  
Lower School: 10931 Jefferson Hwy, River Ridge, 504.737.0208, johncurtis.com   
Christian/Co-ed   
Headmaster: J.T. Curtis Jr.   
Lower School Principal: Deborah Curtis Eutsler   
Grades Taught: 15 months–6th Grade   
Tuition: $5,950–$6,725 
Student/Faculty Ratio: 21:1  
Number of Students: 421 (includes upper school) 

Kehoe-France School  
720 Elise Ave., Metairie, 504.733.0472, kehoe-france.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Head of School: Dr. Tanya Price    
Grades Taught: 8 weeks–7th Grade   
Tuition: $7,075-$12,700  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 7:1   
Number of Students: 440   

Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy  
Maine Campus: 2504 Maine Ave., Metairie, 504.233.4720 (Grades K-4th), discoveryhsf.org    
Dr. John Ochsner Discovery Health Sciences Academy, Jefferson Campus: 2012 Jefferson Hwy., Jefferson, 504.233.4720 (Grades K-4th)   
Charter/Co-ed  
Head of School: Patty Glaser, Ph.D   
Grades Taught: K–12th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by age/grade 
Number of Students: Approximately 2,400 (includes Upper Campuses) 

Kinder Haus Montessori  
5201 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie, 504.454.2424, kinderhausmontessori.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Director: Lacie Darby   
Grades Taught: 1 year–K   
Tuition: $145-$202/week (lunch and additional extended hours available; not listed as tuition costs)    
Student/Faculty Ratio: Toddlers 6:1 (ages 1–2), Preschool 8:1 (ages 2–4), & Pre-K & Kindergarten 12:1 (ages 3–6)   
Number of Students: 69 (per day)   

The Little School  
2216 Metairie Rd., Metairie, 504.835.9964, thelittleschoolmetairie.com   
Episcopal/Co-ed   
Director: Renée Hemel    
Grades Taught: 2 years–Pre-K 4   
Tuition: $2,950–$6,100 (fees for extended hours not included 
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by age group   
Number of Students: 65   

Metairie Park Country Day School  
300 Park Rd., Metairie, 504.837.5204, mpcds.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Head of School: Ian L. Craig, Interim Head of School; Rob Hereford, Head of School-Elect (tenure will begin on July 1, 2021) 
Grades Taught: Pre-K–12th   
Tuition: $9,990–$22,660   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 8:1 / 18:1 (varies by subject and division level)   
Number of Students: 750   

Mount Olive Lutheran Preschool  
315 Ridgelake Dr., Metairie, 504.835.3891, mountolivelutheran.net   
Lutheran/Co-ed   
Director: Virginia Crawford   
Ages Taught: 3–4 years   
Tuition: Call for information or to schedule a tour.  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 5:1   

Parkway Presbyterian Preschool  
6200 Camphor St., Metairie, 504.733.6340, parkwaypresbyterianchurch.com   
Presbyterian/Co-ed   
Director: Marlene Cooke   
Grades Taught: 18 months–K   
Tuition: $1,440–$2,700  
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time   
Number of Students: not available at press time  

Phoebe Hearst Elementary School  
5208 Wabash St., Metairie, 504.887.8814, hearst.jpschools.org   
Public/Dual Language/Co-ed   
Principal: Valentine Williams   
Grades Taught: Pre-K–5th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by grade   
Number of Students: 619  

Ridgewood Preparatory School  
201 Pasadena Ave., Metairie, 504.835.2545, ridgewoodprep.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Headmaster: M.J. Montgomery Jr.   
Grades Taught: Pre-K–12th   
Tuition: $5,300-$7,400  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 8:1   
Number of Students: 300   

St. Angela Merici School  
835 Melody Dr., Metairie, 504.835.8491, stangelaschool.org   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Paige Bennett   
Grades Taught: Pre-K2–7th   
Tuition:  not available at press time  
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time  
Number of Students: not available at press time  

St. Ann Catholic School  
4921 Meadowdale St., Metairie, 504.455.8383, stannschool.org   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Lindsay S. Guidry   
Grades Taught: Pre-K2–7th   
Tuition: $2,620–$5,850  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 12:1   
Number of Students: 850   

St. Catherine of Siena Catholic School  
400 Codifer Blvd., Metairie, 504.831.1166, scsgators.org   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Maria Ward  
Grades Taught: Pre-K3–7th   
Tuition: $6,052–$6,737 
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by grade   
Number of Students: N/A   

St. Clement of Rome School  
3978 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie, 504.888.0386, scrschool.org   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Ms. Kimberly Downes, M.Ed.   
Grades Taught: Pre-K2–7th   
Tuition: not available at press time  
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time  
Number of Students: not available at press time  

St. Edward the Confessor School  
4921 W. Metairie Ave., Metairie, 504.888.6353, steddyschool.com   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Thomas E. Becker, Ph.D.  
Grades Taught: Pre-K1–7th   
Tuition: $5,900   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1   
Number of Students: 417   

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School  
4335 Sal Lentini Pkwy, Kenner, 504.468.3524, seasschool.org   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Joan Kathmann   
Grades Taught: Pre-K1–7th    
Tuition: $4,400–$5,657  
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by grade   
Number of Students: 475  

St. Francis Xavier School  
215 Betz Pl., Metairie, 504.833.1471, school.stfrancisxavier.com   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Jessica A. Dwyer, M.Ed.  
Grades Taught: Pre-K2–7th   
Tuition: $5,350–$6,075  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 25:1   
Number of Students: 440   

St. Louis King of France School  
1609 Carrollton Ave., Metairie, 504-833-8224, slkfschool.com                  
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Pamela K. Schott   
Grades Taught: 6 weeks–7th Grade   
Tuition: $6,077–$6,283 (Pre-K3–7th); $9,167–$9,785 (year-round plan, 6 weeks–Pre-K2); & $8,240–$8,755 (10-month plan)   
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by grade   
Number of Students: 400   

St. Martin’s Episcopal School  
225 Green Acres Rd., Metairie, 504.733.0353,     
Episcopal/Co-ed   
Head of School: Dr. Merry Sorrells   
Grades Taught: 8 weeks–12th Grade   
Tuition: $11,850–$24,150   
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by grade 
Total Number of Students: 600 


Orleans Parish   

Abeona House Child Discovery Center  
3401 Canal St. New Orleans, 504.486.0510, abeonahouse.org   
Public/Co-ed   
Executive Director: Amelia Singleton   
Grades Taught: 6 weeks–5 years   
Tuition: $935/month–$1,070/month 
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by student age 
Number of Students Enrolled: not available at press time  

Academy of the Sacred Heart   
Mater Campus (Ages 1–4th Grade): 4301 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans504.269.1213, ashrosary.org   
Catholic/All Girls   
Headmistress: Sr. Melanie A. Guste, R.S.C.J., Ph.D.   
Tuition: $10,010–$20,625  
Grades Taught: Ages 1–4th Grade (Mater Campus), Grades 5th–12 (Rosary Campus) 
Student/Faculty Ratio: 6:1   
Total Number of Students: 741 (includes Rosary Campus) 

Algiers Point Montessori  
621 Bouny St., New Orleans, algierspointmontessori.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Director: Grace Millsaps   
Grades Taught: 1–4 years   
Tuition: $495/month–$1,015/month 
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time   
Number of Students: not available at press time 

Audubon Charter School - Uptown   
Lower School: 428 Broadway St., New Orleans, 504.324.7100, auduboncharter.com   
Public/Charter/Montessori/French/Co-ed   
CEO: Latoye Brown   
Principal: Missy Forcier   
Grades Taught: Pre-K3–3rd   
Tuition: Free (K–3rd) & $5,100 (Pre-K3–Pre-K4)   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1 (Montessori classes) & 25:1 (French classes)   
Number of Students: 455 (includes Upper School) 

Benjamin Franklin Elementary Mathematics & Science School   
Jefferson Campus (Grades Pre-K–5th): 1116 Jefferson Ave., New Orleans504.304.3932, babyben.org   
CEO/Principal: Charlotte Matthew   
Grades Taught: Pre-K–8th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time  
Number of Students: 781  

Bricolage Academy of New Orleans  
2426 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, 504.539.4505, bricolagenola.org   
Public/Charter/Co-Ed   
CEO: Troave’ Profice  
Principal: Antigua Wilbern  
Grades Taught: Pre-K–7th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: Average ratio is 8:1   
Number of Students: 569  

Cathedral Montessori School  
9 Fortress Rd., New Orleans, 504.252.4871, cathedralmontessori.com   
Montessori/Co-ed   
Director: Jan Weiner   
Grades Taught: Ages 3–6 & Grades 1st–5th  
Tuition: $7,740 (Primary, full-day) & $9,450 (Elementary, full-day)   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 10:1   
Number of Students: 85  

Christian Brothers School  
Canal Street Campus: 4600 Canal St., New Orleans504.486.6770, cbs-no.org  
Catholic/Co-Ed/Elementary  
President: Joey Scaffidi   
Principal: Richard Neider 
Grades Taught: PreK-4, boys and girls  
Tuition: $7,700 
Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1   
Total Number of Students: 800 (total includes City Park Campus)  

Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans  
812 General Pershing St., New Orleans, 504.896.4500, ebnola.net   
Private/French/Co-ed   
Head of School: Pierre-Loïc Denichou   
Grades Taught: 18 months–8th Grade   
Tuition: $10,050–$17,355 (includes fees) 
Student/Faculty Ratio: 7:1   
Number of Students: 350   

Edward Hynes Charter School  
Lakeview Campus: 990 Harrison Ave., New Orleans, 504.324.7160, hynesschool.com   
Public/Charter/Co-ed   
CEO: Dr. Michelle B. Douglas   
Principal: Anne Cramer   
Grades Taught: Pre-K–8th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time  
Number of Students: 694   
UNO Campus: 6101 Chatham Drive, New Orleans, 504.359.7700, hynesschool.com   
Principal: Brittany Smith   
Grades Taught: K-1st  
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time   
Number of Students: 213  

ENCORE Academy  
2518 Arts St., New Orleans, 504.444.2224, encorelearning.org   
Public/Charter/Co-ed/Arts Focused   
CEO/School Leader: Terri Smith   
Grades Taught: Pre-K–8th   
Tuition: Free (Pre-K–8th), Pre-K is LA4 (free) and tuition based   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 15:1   
Number of Students: 610   

Holy Cross School   
Primary School Campus (Grades PK-4): 5601 Elysian Fields Ave., New Orleans504.942.3100, holycrosstigers.com    
Catholic/Male   
Headmaster: Sean Martin   
Dean of Primary School: Brian Kitchen    
Grades Taught: Pre-K–12th   
Tuition: $7,425–$9,125   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 12:1   
Number of Students: 955 (includes Middle & High School Campus) 

Holy Name of Jesus   
6325 Cromwell Pl., New Orleans, 504.861.1466, hnjschool.org   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Kirsch Jones Wilberg, M.A.  
Grades Taught: Pre-K3–7th   
Tuition: $6,345–$8,670   
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by age   
Number of Students: 470   

International School of Louisiana  
CEO/Head of School: Melanie Tennyson 
Student/Faculty Ratio: 15:1   
Number of Students: 1,404  
Dixon Campus: French and Spanish language immersion   
4040 Eagle St., New Orleans, 504.934.4875, isl-edu.org   
Public/Charter/Co-ed   
Principal: Rosa Alvarado   
Grades Taught: K–2nd   
Tuition: Free   
Uptown Campus: French and Spanish language immersion   
1400 Camp St., New Orleans, 504.654.1088, isl-edu.org   
Public/Charter/Co-ed   
Principal: Laura Adelman-Cannon   
Grades Taught: 3rd–8th   
Tuition: Free   
Westbank Campus: Spanish language immersion   
502 Olivier St., New Orleans, 504.274.4571, isl-edu.org   
Public/Charter/Co-ed   
Principal: Rosa Alvarado   
Grades Taught: K–5th   
Tuition: Free   

Isidore Newman School  
1903 Jefferson Ave., New Orleans, 504.899.5641, www.newmanschool.org  
Private/Co-ed   
Head of School: Dale M. Smith   
Grades Taught: 6 weeks–12th   
Tuition: $20,692–$26,973, Pre-K–12th, includes fees   
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time  
Number of Students: not available at press time  

La Escuelita  
1519 Dumaine Street, New Orleans, 504.784.0364, laescuelitaneworleans.com   
Private Day Care/Co-ed/Spanish Immersion  
Head of School: Andrea Ruiz   
Grades Taught: Crawlers–3 years   
Tuition: M–F: $1,475 month; T/Th: $590/month; & M/W/F: $885/month  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 5:1   
Number of Students: Five students/day   

Louise S. McGehee School  
2343 Prytania St., New Orleans, 504.561.1224, mcgeheeschool.com   
Private/Female (Little Gate is co-ed)  
Headmistress: Dr. Kimberly Field-Marvin   
Grades Taught: Infants–12th Grade   
Tuition: $7,200–$24,000  
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time  
Number of Students: not available at press time  

Lusher Charter School  
Lower School: 7315 Willow St., New Orleans, 504.862.5110, lusherschool.org    
Public/Charter/Co-ed   
CEO: Kathy Riedlinger   
Grades Taught: K–12th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by grade   
Number of Students: 1,825   

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle Orléans  
Patton Campus (Grades Pre-K4–2nd): 5951 Patton St., New Orleans   
Johnson Campus (Grades 3rd–9th): 1800 Monroe St., New Orleans   
504.620.5500, lfno.org   
Public/Charter/Co-ed   
CEO: Marina Schoen   
Patton Campus Principal: Danielle Dufauchard   
Johnson Campus Principal: Chana Benenson   
Grades Taught: Pre-K4–9th   
Tuition: Pre-K4, tuition based/free; Free for K–9th  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 10:1 (Pre-K4), 12:1 (K), & 25:1 (1st–9th)   
Number of Students: Estimate 1,000   

Martin Behrman Charter School  
2832 General Meyer Ave., New Orleans, 504.302.7090, algierscharterschools.org/schools/behrman  
Public/Charter/Co-ed   
Principals: Elenora Baldwim (Pre-K–2nd), Arneisha Brisco (3rd–8th)
Grades Taught: Pre-K–8th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 23:1 
Number of Students: Approximately 855

Morris Jeff Community School  
Elementary and Middle School (Grades Pre-K–8th): 211 S. Lopez St., New Orleans, 504.373.6258morrisjeffschool.org   
Public/Charter/Co-ed   
Head of School: Patricia Perkins   
Grades Taught: PK4–12th   
Tuition: Free (K–12th) & based on family income (PK4)   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 12:1   
Number of Students: 1,400 (schoolwide total) 

New Orleans JCC Nursery School and Pre-K  
5342 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, 504.897.0143, nojcc.org   
Jewish/Open to all/Co-ed     
Director: Adrienne Shulman   
Grades Taught: 13 months–5 years (including Pre-K)   
Tuition: $6,015–$11,420  
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by age   

Nola Micro Schools  
2705 S. Broad Ave., New Orleans 504.218.5092, nolamicroschools.org 
Project-based, Socratic method/Co-ed 
Head of School: Ashley Redd 
Grades Taught: 2th–5th, mixed–age environment 
Tuition: sliding scale with a range from $8,000-$15,000 
Student/Faculty Ratio: 10:1
Number of Students: 16 

Nola Nature School  
1009 Harrison Ave New Orleans, 504.442.0481, nolanatureschool.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Founder/Director: Clare Loughran   
Ages Taught: 3–6 years  
Tuition: $3,600–$9,000   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 5:1   
Number of Students: not available at press time  

Paradigm Gardens School  
1131 S. Rampart St., New Orleans, 504.344.9474, paradigmgardensnola.com/paradigm-school 
Montessori-inspired, project-and-field-trip-based/Co-ed 
Founder: Joel Hitchcock Tilton 
Grades Taught: K–12th 
Tuition: Free 
Student/Faculty Ratio:  not available at time of press 
Number of Students: 10  

Raphael Academy  
500 Soraparu St., New Orleans, 504.524.5955, raphaelacademy.org 
Private/Co-ed 
Executive Director: Jacqueline Case 
Grades Taught: Pre-K–12th 
Tuition: $13,250–$14,000 
Student/Faculty Ratio: 7:2, class size may vary depending on the particular composition and needs of a given class 
Number of students: not available at time of press   

Royal Castle Child Development Center  
3800 Eagle St., New Orleans, 504.488.1045, royalcastlekids.com   
Private/Co-ed   
Director: Pearlie Harris  
Grades Taught: 6 weeks–5 years  
Tuition: Varies by age  
Student/Faculty Ratio: Low; meets NAEYC/National Standards   
Number of Students: 100    

Samuel J. Green Charter School  
2319 Valence St, New Orleans, 504.304-3532, firstlineschools.org/samuel-j-green-charter-school    
Public/Charter/Co-Ed   
Director: Ava Lee   
Grades: Pre-K–8th   
Tuition: Free   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 8:1   
Number of Students: 505  

St. Andrew the Apostle Roman Catholic School  
3131 Eton St., New Orleans, 504.394.4171, sasno.org   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Katherine Houin   
Grades Taught: 8 weeks–7th Grade   
Tuition: $5,538–$7,857 
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at time of press   
Number of Students: not available at time of press   

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School  
8012 Oak St., New Orleans, 504.861.3743, saesnola.org  
Episcopal/Co-ed   
Head of School: Dr. Kathryn Fitzpatrick   
Grades Taught: 12 months–8th Grade   
Tuition: $13,965–$15,165 (Pre-K–8th)   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 5:1   
Number of Students: 200   

St. George’s Episcopal School  
923 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans, 504.891.5509, stgnola.org  
Episcopal/Co-ed   
Headmaster: Dr. Joseph Kreutziger   
Grades Taught: 1 year–8th Grade   
Tuition: Preschool: $5,940–$22,580   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 5:1   
Number of Students: Approximately 400   

St. John Lutheran School  
3937 Canal St., New Orleans, 504.488.6641, sjlno.com   
Lutheran/Co-ed   
Principal: Bethany Jones Gonski   
Grades Taught: 3 years–8th Grade   
Tuition: $5,900–$6,400  
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by grade   
Number of Students: 170   

St. Paul’s Episcopal School  
6249 Canal Blvd., New Orleans, 504.488.1319, stpauls-lakeview.org   
Episcopal/Co-ed   
Head of School: Charleen Schwank   
Grades Taught: 6 weeks–8th Grade   
Tuition: $12,110–$15,475   
Student/Faculty Ratio: 7.5:1  
Number of Students: 244  

St. Pius X Catholic School  
6600 Spanish Fort Blvd., New Orleans, 504.282.2811, school.stpiusxnola.org   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Deirdre D. Macnamara   
Grades Taught: Pre-K3–7th   
Tuition: $5,125–$5,975  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1   
Number of Students: 590  

St. Rita Catholic School  
65 Fontainebleau Dr., New Orleans,504.866.1777, stritanola.org   
Catholic/Co-ed   
Principal: Shanda Theriot   
Grades Taught: Pre-K–7th   
Tuition: $5,200–$5,700 
Student/Faculty Ratio: not available at press time   
Number of Students: not available at press time  

Stuart Hall School for Boys  
2032 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans, 504.861.1954, stuarthall.org   
Catholic/Male   
Head of School: Kevin Avin, M.Ed.  
Grades Taught: Pre-K3–7th   
Tuition: $12,900–$15,500   
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by grade level, 18:1   
Number of Students: 340

Trinity Episcopal School  
1315 Jackson Ave., New Orleans, 504.525.8661, www.trinitynola.org   
Episcopal/Co-ed   
Headmaster: The Rev. E. Gary Taylor   
Grades Taught: 15 months–8th Grade   
Tuition: $15,250–$22,000  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 7:1   
Number of Students: 425   

University Montessori School  
7508 Burthe St., New Orleans, 504.865.1659, umsnola.org   
Montessori/Co-ed   
Director: Teddi Locke   
Grades Taught: 20 months–6 years   
Tuition: $7,070–$12,260  
Student/Faculty Ratio: Varies by age group   
Number of Students: 40   

Ursuline Academy  
2635 State Street, New Orleans, 504.861.9150, go.uanola.org  
Catholic/Female   
President: Dr. Margarita O'Byrne Curtis  
Grades Taught: 1 year–12th Grade   
Tuition: $11,655
Student/Faculty Ratio: 9:1 in Elementary School / 11:1 in High School  
Number of Students: 550  

Waldorf School of New Orleans  
Main Campus (Nursery–8th Grade): 2539 Columbus St., New Orleans, 504.525.2420, waldorfnola.org   
Early Childhood Center: 2010 Peniston St., New Orleans, 504.345.2236, waldorfnola.org   
Waldorf/Co-ed   
Head of School: Joseph Peychaud  
Grades Taught: 18 months–8th Grade   
Tuition: $6,019–$12,092  
Student/Faculty Ratio: 9:1   
Number of Students: 130  


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