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

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1968
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students452 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
51%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Arden Cahill Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
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 | 149 students
    2.2 miles
    1517 Carol Sue Ave
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504) 392-0217
    2.2 PK-8
    149
  • 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: K-12 | 13 students
    1.6 miles
    141 BELLEMEADE BLVD
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504) 394-4644
    1.6 K-12
    13
  • Gretna
    Grades: PK-7 | 279 students
    2.6 miles
    2106 Deerfield Rd
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504) 367-3601
    2.6 PK-7
    279
  • Gretna
    Grades: PK-7 | 311 students
    1.3 miles
    3610 Claire Ave
    Gretna, LA 70053
    (504) 366-3538
    1.3 PK-7
    311

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