Details overview

Hours 08:15 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Carol L. Spears
Type Religious
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 16

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious / Parochial Yes
Religious affiliation Baptist
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning First and foremost, Calvary Baptist School instills Christian values and provides a solid biblical foundation for all students. Academically, the school aligns all instruction to national learning standards. In addition, the teachers at CBS differentiate instruction in order to meet the various learning needs of all students. Our distinctive, small learning environments enable the teachers to do "whatever it takes" to ensure all children are successful.
Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

2
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Media arts Computer animation
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

7
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Cafeteria
Computer lab
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Speech and language impairments

Early childhood program

Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Preschool meals offered Morning Snack
Lunch

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 53% 45%
White 32% 47%
Hispanic 9% 4%
Two or more races 3% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Flag football
3
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
0
Clubs
Girls sports Cheerleading
Flag football
PE classes
Boys sports Cheerleading
Flag football
PE classes
Clubs None
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Arden Cahill Academy
  St Andrew The Apostle School
  International School of Louisiana
Students typically continue on to these schools Ursuline Academy High School
  Archbishop Shaw Junior High School
  Brother Martin Junior High School (Boys)
Parent involvement details Partnering with parents is very important for us at CBS. We are a family!!! Parents have opportunities to engage with teachers every morning during carpool. A communication folder is sent home every Tuesday for all students. We welcome parents on campus at anytime during the school day. Our parent volunteers are an amazing asset to our school.

Awards

Academic award Junior Beta District 1st Place Award
Year received 2014
Academic award Junior Beta District 1st Place Award
Year received 2013
Academic award Junior Beta State 1st Place Award
Year received 2013

Teachers

5
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Librarian / media specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Admissions Testing is required for all K-8th grade students. For more information, visit the school's website at www.mycalvaryeagles.com
Learn more Www.mycalvaryeagles.com
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Application submission begins 07/01/2015
Application deadline 05/20/2016
Application fee amount $50.00
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Tuition range (low) $5,000
Tuition range (high) $6,000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered None
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012