Our Lady Of Divine Providence mission is to provide a Christian family environment, promote excellence in education, and develop each child to his/her fullest potential.
Students develop Catholic morals and values through examples of responsibility, discipline, and decision-making in a positive and caring atmosphere.
Students learn to live their faith through a growing awareness of personal responsibility, civic duty, and social justice.
A loving, caring and safe environment enhances student learning. A caring, sensitive and willing faculty and staff seek to educate each child spiritually, cognitively, socially, and physically.
Students develop critical thinking skills, successful work habits and positive attitudes through a well-balanced and challenging curriculum.
Students' educational experiences inspire them to reach their full potential, exhibited by production of quality work and application of learning.
School, teachers and parish administrators, parents, students and the community support and share responsibility for advancing the school's mission.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-7
  • Students: 267 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Our Lady Of Divine Providence School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-7
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
504 accimidations for Dyslexia and ADHD
Year Founded
1967

Student Body

Total Students
267 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Our Lady Of Divine Providence School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
38%
Average Class Size
20 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
There is a discount rate for active parishioners. An additional $100 for pre-k and $200 for pre-k-3. A multiple child discount is available
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

School Notes

  • Our Lady Of Divine Providence mission is to provide a Christian family environment, promote excellence in education, and develop each child to his/her fullest potential.
  • Students develop Catholic morals and values through examples of responsibility, discipline, and decision-making in a positive and caring atmosphere.
  • Students learn to live their faith through a growing awareness of personal responsibility, civic duty, and social justice.
  • A loving, caring and safe environment enhances student learning.
  • A caring, sensitive and willing faculty and staff seek to educate each child spiritually, cognitively, socially, and physically.
  • Students develop critical thinking skills, successful work habits and positive attitudes through a well-balanced and challenging curriculum. Students' educational experiences inspire them to reach their full potential, exhibited by production of quality work and application of learning.
  • School, teachers and parish administrators, parents, students and the community support and share responsibility for advancing the school's mission.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-7
  • Students: 267 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Metairie, LA is $7,202 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Metairie, LA is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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