Lake Castle Private School

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  • Founded in 1963, Lake Castle Private School offers a traditional, accelerated academic environment to students in grades Pre-K through 8.
  • Learning at Lake Castle focuses on application of theory and the use of hypothetical or antithetical means to develop logical creativity with minimal dependence on memorization. Students from Lake Castle excel on national testing and are highly received by top high schools in the metro New Orleans area.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1963

Student Body

Total Students466 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
77%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Lake Castle Private School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size25 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Traditional school uniform available at listed uniform providers)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,521
Tuition NotesTuition varies slightly based on pre-pay dates.
Acceptance Rate
70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMaureen Baas
Admissions AssociateJonica Calamusa

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Dance, Flag Football, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
DanceFlag Football,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Beta Club, Book Club, Builders Club, Christmas Chorus, Clipper Club, Cross-Stitch, Current Events Club, Drama Club, Holiday Arts Club, MathCounts, Photography Club, Quiz Bowl Teams, Science Club, Social Skills, Speech Club, Travel Club, Vietnamese Language Club, Yearbook

School Notes

  • 9-time metro New Orleans Chapter Mathcounts champions 
  • 82 students recognized in 2020 by Duke University National Talent search
  • Champion quiz bowl teams in senior and junior divisions
  • Thousands of dollars raised by students each year for charity

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Orleans
    Grades: PK-8 | 213 students
    7.6 miles
    1415 Teche St
    New Orleans, LA 70114
    (504) 362-0741
    7.6 PK-8
    213
  • New Orleans
    Grades: PK-12 | 977 students
    10.2 miles
    1903 Jefferson Ave
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 896-6322
    10.2 PK-12
    977
  • New Orleans
    Resurrection Of Our Lord
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-7 | 495 students
    1.9 miles
    4861 Rosalia Dr
    New Orleans, LA 70127
    (504) 243-2257
    1.9 PK-7
    495

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The average private school tuition in New Orleans, LA is $8,723 for elementary schools and $11,331 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Orleans, LA is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).