Cathedral Academy

820 Dauphine Street
New Orleans, LA 70116-0701
Tel: (504)525-3860
Grades: PK-7 | 155 students
Saint Louis Cathedral Academy is a Catholic elementary school committed to enriching the lives of young people through a faith-filled learning experience.
The Dominican Sisters of Saint Cecilia administer and teach at the school, providing a unique Catholic spirit to the atmosphere.
The students at Cathedral Academy are presented with the truths of the Catholic faith in daily religion classes.
In addition, they are given an opportunity to grow in their spiritual life through prayer and other rich traditions.
Living a life of virtue and Christian charity is emphasized in all areas of their behavior.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Other Montessori association(s)
National Catholic Education Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-7

Student Body

Total Students 155 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Cathedral Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition assistance is offered to those who qualify.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Gerard Majella Alternative School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Good Shepherd Nativity Mission School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Peter Claver Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Orleans
    St. Gerard Majella Alternative School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 11-12 | 5 students
    0.5 miles
    1941 Dauphine St
    New Orleans, LA 70116
  • New Orleans
    Grades: KG-7 | 96 students
    0.7 miles
    353 Baronne St
    New Orleans, LA 70112
  • New Orleans
    Grades: PK-8 | 196 students
    0.7 miles
    1020 N Prieur St
    New Orleans, LA 70116
  • New Orleans
    St Paul Lutheran Ok
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 175 students
    1 miles
    2624 Burgundy St
    New Orleans, LA 70117
  • New Orleans
    Grades: PK-5 | 244 students
    1.2 miles
    2022 St. Bernard Ave
    New Orleans, LA 70116

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