Cedarwood School

  • Cedarwood School, established in 1983, has earned a reputation as one of the nation's finest private schools.
  • Founded upon the basic principles of individualized instruction, Cedarwood offers a stimulating academic program combined with sensitivity to children's developmental needs.
  • Currently, we serve 350 preschool (2 years - 5 years) through 7th grade students in Mandeville, Louisiana, on the Northshore of Lake Ponchartrain just 30 minutes from New Orleans.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students352 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Cedarwood School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mandeville
    Grades: NS-7 | 686 students
    4 miles
    316 Lafitte Street
    Mandeville, LA 70448
    4 NS-7
  • Covington
    Grades: NS-7 | 209 students
    6 miles
    25 Patricia Drive
    Covington, LA 70433
    6 NS-7
  • Covington
    Grades: PK-12 | 769 students
    4.1 miles
    70104 Wolverine Drive
    Covington, LA 70433
    4.1 PK-12
  • Mandeville
    Grades: PK-7 | 531 students
    0.8 miles
    1515 W Causeway Approach
    Mandeville, LA 70471
    0.8 PK-7
  • Covington
    Grades: PK-12 | 638 students
    3.3 miles
    80 Christwood Blvd
    Covington, LA 70433
    3.3 PK-12

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Each teacher gives individualized attention and creates a nurturing atmosphere for learning and achieving to the highest standard. Each classroom performs as if it were in gifted classes. Cedarwood offers a variety of sports and other activities for all ages. Excellent school!!'
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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $5,825 for elementary schools and $8,193 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Louisiana is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).