St. Andrew's Episcopal School

     Tel: (504)861-3743
Grades: PK - 8 | 178 students
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St. Andrew's Episcopal School, the oldest Episcopal School in New Orleans, provides a strong academic program from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th Grade.
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Small classes and caring teachers provide a challenging learning environment where children grow intellectually, socially, and spiritually.
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Our students are excited about learning and about giving to others through community service.
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The academic program at St. Andrew's gives our students a strong foundation which, upon graduation, opens doors for them at competitive independent, public, and parochial schools.
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A majority of our upper school students qualify to participate in the Duke University Talent Identification Program.
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St. Andrew's seeks to help each child acquire knowledge and problem-solving skills.
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Our goal is to foster a desire for learning.
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The curriculum stresses critical thinking, strong work habits, and personal responsibility.
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We offer a well-planned, sequential course of study in language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies.
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Spanish is taught in all grades; Chinese is taught in grades 7-8.
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Art, library, music, chapel, technology, and daily physical education enrich our program.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 178 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. Andrew

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 64%
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,920
Tuition Notes This is average tuition for grades PK- 8. Tuition ranges from $9,538 to $12,316. Fees are not included.
% on Financial Aid 36%
Admissions Director Lisa Witter


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
Cross CountryFootball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ursuline Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Joan Of Arc School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is University Montessori School (0.4 miles away)
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