Islamic School Of Greater New Orleans

2420 Illinois Ave,
Kenner, LA, 70062
     Tel: (504)466-4055
Grades: PK - 8 | 123 students
Islamic School of Greater New Orleans has established a name for itself in the New Orleans' community as a school that offers quality education in an Islamic environment.
As a result, Muslim families from neighboring communities who desires for their children to have ISGNO Islamic experience making Islamic School of Greater New Orleans a school serving about 150 students.
The school is located in residential suburban community in Kenner.
The mission of Islamic School of Greater New Orleans is to prepare a diverse student population for higher education or the career of their choice by equipping each child with the skills, knowledge, and habits of mind to become a self-motivated, competent, lifelong learner, through the successful implementation of culturally relevant., inquiry based, hands on learning, facilitated by dedicated, professional teachers in small learning environments.
Our intent is to create seamless meaningful learning using multiple modalities and integrating disciplines, and promote, inform, educate and create cooperative school family connections.
Assist young Muslim children to develop a strong foundation and sense of pride of their Islamic heritage.
Islamic ideals and etiquette will pervade the atmosphere of the classroom through stories, shelf activities, celebration of Islamic holidays and the teachers being the role models.
The teaching of Islam compliments our goals in achieving self-esteem, respect for self and others and to become successful individuals.
Islamic School of Greater New Orleans will be a model Islamic educational system, within which learners may develop to their fullest potential and become a generation of leaders and individuals who are highly motivated to be successful in this life and beyond.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Islamic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 123 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Islamic School Of Greater New Orleans Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Dark Navy Pants/ Jumper. White Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Aug. 30
Yearly Tuition Cost $325
Tuition Notes Pre-K/KG $375 1st Grade- 8th Grade $325

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Heritage Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Of Divine Providence School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of Divine Providence School (1.1 miles away)
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  • MetairieOur Lady Of Divine Providence School
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    917 N Atlanta St
    MetairieLA70003
    (504)466-0591
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 226 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MetairieSt Philip Neri School
      (Roman Catholic)
    6600 Kawanee Ave
    MetairieLA70003
    (504)887-5600
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.3 mi | 541 students | Gr. PK-7                      
  • KennerNoah's Ark Daycare & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Assembly of God)
    1000 Roosevelt Blvd
    KennerLA70062
    (504)466-2595
    Daycare / Preschool  (Assembly of God)
    1.4 mi | 7 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • MetairieHeritage Academy
    2900 Wytchwood Dr
    MetairieLA70003
    (504)887-7111
    1.4 mi | 43 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • KennerSeven Oaks Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    1901 36th Street
    KennerLA70065
    (504)464-1144
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.5 mi | 14 students | Gr. PK-NS                      

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