Arden Cahill Academy

  • It is the purpose of Arden Cahill Academy to create a wholesome environment for learning where each child may grow and mature intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically, and morally to the best of his ability.
  • Arden Cahill Academy is a state approved, non-discriminatory school for Infant Center (2months) through eighth grade.
  • We provide an environment that encourages academic excellence and provides cultural enrichment.
  • We strongly focus on basic academic skills for high school preparedness.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1968
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students458 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
58%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Arden Cahill Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorLaura Ruiz

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceEquestrian,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Math Club, Quiz Bowl Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Book Club, Drama Club, Piano Lessons
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  • Gretna
    Grades: PK-8 | 155 students
    2.2 miles
    1517 Carol Sue Ave
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504)392-0217
    2.2 PK-8
    155
  • Gretna
    Grades: PK-3 | 67 students
    2.5 miles
    552 Terry Parkway
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504)362-0513
    2.5 PK-3
    67
  • Gretna
    Grades: PK-7 | 340 students
    2.6 miles
    2106 Deerfield Rd
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504)367-3601
    2.6 PK-7
    340
  • Gretna
    Grades: PK-7 | 595 students
    1.3 miles
    3610 Claire Ave
    Gretna, LA 70053
    (504)366-3538
    1.3 PK-7
    595
  • Gretna
    Grades: K-12 | 51 students
    1.6 miles
    141 BELLEMEADE BLVD
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504)394-4644
    1.6 K-12
    51

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