Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Kathleen O'Shaughnessy
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Humanities
Music
Performing arts
Service learning
Visual arts
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Individually guided instruction
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
4
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: French
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered French

Support

12
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
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 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 84% 47%
Black 13% 45%
Two or more races 2% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hispanic 0% 4%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
6
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Boy Scouts
Community service
Cub Scouts
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Recycling club
Clubs (misc.) Humane Society Fundraisers
  Support our Troops
  Solomon House Support
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Episcopal School of Acadiana
  Catholic High

Awards

Community service award St. Jude's Math-A-Thon
Year received 2014
Community service award Jump Rope for Heart
Year received 2014
Academic award Louisiana A+ School Member
Year received 2013
Academic award Louisiana A+ School Member
Year received 2014

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Transportation options (misc.) Parent Carpool
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Acadiana Symphony and Orchestra
Partner website Http://www.acadianasymphony.org
Partner Boy Scouts
Partner website Http://www.scouting.org/
Partner Girl Scouts
Partner website Http://www.girlscouts.org/
Partner George Rodrigue Foundation
Partner website Http://georgerodriguefoundation.org/site.php
Partner Louisiana A+ Schools
Partner website Http://www.aplusla.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.eds-ni.com/admissions1/
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid type (misc.) FAST (Financial Aid for School Tuition),an online service of Independent School Management’s program
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012