Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Mary Kevin Cahill
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Humanities
Mathematics
Performing arts
Science
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
Classical
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Poetry
Drama
Creative writing
Media arts None
Visual arts Sculpture
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Design
Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish
French

Support

19
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 41% 47%
Black 35% 45%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 12% 1%
Hispanic 6% 4%
Two or more races 4% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Swimming
10
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
6
Clubs
including: Book / reading club
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Equestrian
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Boys sports Volleyball
Swimming
Track
Soccer
Golf
Football
Equestrian
Basketball
Cross country
Baseball
Clubs Student council / government
Homework help / Study buddy club
Flag girls
Drama club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Clubs (misc.) Choir
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Present special topics during curricular units
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools St. Andrew's
  Belle Chasse Primary
  Our Lady of Perpetual Help
Students typically continue on to these schools Newman
  Brother Martin
  Dominican

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Tutor(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Reading specialist
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
PE instructor
Music teacher
Math specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Coach(es)
Gardening teacher
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
French

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Transportation options (misc.) Morning/Noon Assisted Carpool
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://ardencahillacademy.com/admissions/admissions-information
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012