Lake Castle Private School

Tel: (504)242-6270
Grades: PK - 8 | 543 students
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Founded in 1963, Lake Castle Private School offers a traditional, accelerated academic environment to students in grades Pre-K through 8.
Learning at Lake Castle focuses on application of theory and the use of hypothetical or antithetical means to develop logical creativity with minimal dependence on memorization. Students from Lake Castle excel on national testing and are highly received by top high schools in the metro New Orleans area. 

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 543 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 75%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Lake Castle Private School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(traditional school uniform available at listed uniform providers)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,786
Tuition Notes Tuition varies slightly based on pre-pay dates.
Acceptance Rate 70%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes:

- 9-time metro New Orleans Chapter Mathcounts champions 
- 100 students recognized in 2014 by Duke University National Talent search
- Champion quiz bowl teams in senior and junior divisions
- Thousands of dollars raised by students each year for charity

 

Profile last updated: 01/29/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop McManus Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Upperroom Bible Church Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bishop McManus Academy (1.9 miles away)
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