Bishop McManus Academy

  • Bishop McManus Academy was the dream of our namesake and founder, Bishop Owen McManus.
  • Begun in 1975, the school has been a driving force in Christian education in the Greater New Orleans area. Bishop McManus is accredited by SACS, an elite designation which highlights the level of acedemia, ongoing staff training and other rigorous standards which meet or exceed current national educational standards.
  • We are also an approved school with the Louisiana Department of Education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Oral Roberts University Educational Fellowship (ORUEF)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-9
Year Founded1975
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$99
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students125 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
88%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Bishop McManus Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size14 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform Dress Code)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,633
Tuition NotesTuition financing available.
Admissions DirectorAngelle Sorapuru

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, STEM, Student Council, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Film School, Foreign Language, Performing Arts

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Biddy Basketball Games

School Notes

  • Bishop McManus Academy was the dream of our namesake and founder, Bishop Owen McManus. Begun in 1975, the school has been a driving force in Christian education in the Greater New Orleans area.   Bishop McManus is accredited by SACS, an elite designation which highlights the level of acedemia, ongoing staff training and other rigorous standards which meet or exceed current national educational standards. We are also an approved school with the Louisiana Department of Education.  The unique format of our curriculum allows students to achieve mastery of content. Their personal relationship with God and their personal responsibilities to family, church, and community, which show character development, are of primary concern. Our mission is to produce Christ-centered students with the values, knowledge, and skills required to impact tomorrow`s world.  Going forward our mission cry is:   "Equipped to excel through Christ- changing our generation."

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