Oldest Private High Schools in Louisiana

The average private high school in Louisiana was founded around 1961 (2021).
The oldest private high school in Louisiana is Ursuline Academy High School, founded in 1727. The oldest private high schools are listed below.

Oldest Private High Schools in Louisiana (2021)

School
Founding Date
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Ursuline Academy High School
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1727
Grades: 8-12
2635 State Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 212-6820
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Ursuline Academy of New Orleans
Ursuline Academy of New Orleans Photo
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1727
Grades: NS-12
2635 State St
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 866-5292
Rank: #33.
Mount Carmel Academy
Mount Carmel Academy Photo
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1840
Grades: 8-12
7027 Milne Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70124
(504) 288-7626
Rank: #44.
Ascension Catholic Diocesan Regional School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1842
Grades: PK-12
311 St Vincent Street
Donaldsonville, LA 70346
(225) 473-9227
Rank: #55.
Holy Cross High School
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1849
Grades: NS-12
5500 Paris Ave
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 942-3100
Rank: #66.
Academy Of The Sacred Heart
Academy Of The Sacred Heart Photo - Kindergarten girls in the library.
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1867
Grades: NS-12
4521 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 891-1943
Rank: #77.
St. Joseph's Academy
St. Joseph's Academy Photo
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
(3)
Founding Date: 1868
Grades: 9-12
3015 Broussard St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 383-7207
Rank: #88.
Loyola College Preparatory High School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1901
Grades: 9-12
921 Jordan St
Shreveport, LA 71101
(318) 221-2675
Rank: #99.
McGehee School
All-girls
Founding Date: 1912
Grades: NS-12
2343 Prytania Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 561-1224
Rank: #1010.
Catholic High School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1918
Grades: 4-12
1301 Delasalle Drive
New Iberia, LA 70560
(337) 364-5116
Rank: #1111.
Founding Date: 1929
Grades: PK-12
300 Park Road
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 849-3115
Rank: #1212.
De La Salle High School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1949
Grades: 8-12
5300 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 895-5717
Rank: #1313.
Teurlings Catholic High School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1955
Grades: 9-12
139 Teurlings Dr
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 235-5711
Rank: #1414.
Crescent City Christian School
Crescent City Christian School Photo
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1956
Grades: K-12
4828 Utica St
Metairie, LA 70006
(504) 885-4700
Rank: #1515.
Ascension Episcopal School
Ascension Episcopal School Photo
(Episcopal)
Founding Date: 1959
Grades: PK-12
1030 Johnston Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 233-9748
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Archbishop Chapelle High School
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1962
Grades: 8-12
8800 Veterans Memorial Blvd
Metairie, LA 70003
(504) 467-3105
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
Archbishop Rummel High School
Archbishop Rummel High School Photo - 2012 Bowling State Champions
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
(2)
Founding Date: 1962
Grades: 8-12
1901 Severn Ave
Metairie, LA 70001
(504) 834-5592
Rank: #16 - 1816. - 18.
John Curtis Christian School
John Curtis Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(2)
Founding Date: 1962
Grades: NS-12
10125 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70123
(504) 737-4621
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Bethel Christian School
Bethel Christian School Photo - Ethan Brantly, Seventh grader was student of the Year in Junior High for the 2012-2013 school year.
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1965
Grades: PK-12
2901 Winona Dr
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 255-1112
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
St. Frederick High School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1965
Grades: 7-12
3300 Westminister Ave
Monroe, LA 71201
(318) 323-9636
Rank: #2121.
Central Private School
Central Private School Photo - Bring Your Bible To School Day!
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1967
Grades: NS-12
12801 Centerra Court
Baton Rouge, LA 70714
(225) 261-3341
Rank: #2222.
Southland Christian Academy
(Baptist)
Founding Date: 1968
Grades: PK-12
7000 Gloryland Way
Denham Springs, LA 70726
(225) 667-7745
Rank: #2323.
Calvary Baptist Academy
(Baptist)
Founding Date: 1969
Grades: K-12
9333 Linwood Ave
Shreveport, LA 71106
(318) 687-4923
Rank: #24 - 2724. - 27.
Cedar Creek School
Founding Date: 1970
Grades: NS-12
2400 Cedar Creek Dr
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 255-7707
Rank: #24 - 2724. - 27.
Franklin Academy
Founding Date: 1970
Grades: PK-12
2110 Loop Rd
Winnsboro, LA 71295
(318) 435-9520
Rank: #24 - 2724. - 27.
Lutheran High School Of Greater New Orleans
(African Methodist Episcopal)
Founding Date: 1970
Grades: 9-12
3864 17th St
Metairie, LA 70002
(504) 455-4062
Rank: #24 - 2724. - 27.
Tensas Academy
Tensas Academy Photo
Founding Date: 1970
Grades: PK-12
418 Hwy 128
Saint Joseph, LA 71366
(318) 766-4384
Rank: #2828.
The Brighton School
The Brighton School Photo
Special Program Emphasis
Founding Date: 1972
Grades: 1-12
12108 Parkmeadow Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
(225) 291-2524
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Lafayette Christian Academy
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1974
Grades: PK-12
220 Portland Ave
Lafayette, LA 70507
(337) 234-9860
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Ouachita Christian School
(Church of Christ)
Founding Date: 1974
Grades: PK-12
7065 Highway 165 N
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 325-6000
Rank: #3131.
Bishop McManus Academy
Bishop McManus Academy Photo - BMA School Logo
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1975
Grades: PK-9
13123 I-10 Service Rd
New Orleans, LA 70128
(504) 246-5121
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Northlake Christian School
Northlake Christian School Photo - Dean of Students, Mark Robert, helps a graduate prepare for his walk across the stage.
(Christian)
(4)
Founding Date: 1978
Grades: PK-12
70104 Wolverine Drive
Covington, LA 70433
(985) 635-0508
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Westminster Christian Academy
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1978
Grades: PK-12
186 Westminster Drive
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 948-8607
Rank: #3434.
Episcopal School Of Acadiana
(Episcopal)
Founding Date: 1979
Grades: PK-12
1557 SMEDE RD. AT HWY. 92
Broussard, LA 70518
(337) 365-1416
Rank: #35 - 3735. - 37.
Evangel Christian Academy
(Assembly of God)
(2)
Founding Date: 1980
Grades: K-12
7425 Broadacres Rd
Shreveport, LA 71129
(318) 688-7061
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