In a nurturing Christ-centered environment, Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School provides a strong moral and academic foundation for all students to achieve excellence in their education, confidence in their efforts, and responsibility for their actions as they face the challenges of the ever-changing world.
We the students of Our Lady of the Lake School, are educated in a caring, Catholic environment.
At our school we learn how to be good friends to everyone by showing respect towards them and by supporting and encouraging them.
We have responsibilities to our families, our neighbors and our community.
We are expected to do well in our studies and to achieve the goals that are set for us.
We are learning to love God more and feel as though we're a part of His family.
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School educates the whole person by promoting the spiritual, emotional, social and physical development of each student in a nurturing Catholic setting.
The school challenges each student to attain their fullest academic potential and to develop a true sense of self-esteem founded in a solid Catholic curriculum.
Our Lady of the Lake School has been recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a 2020 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, the highest national honor a school can receive. This is the third time since 2004 that OLL has received this award, making it the only elementary school in the state of Louisiana to be a three-time winner. It also solidifies OLL`s place among the top 1% of all schools in the nation.
OLL is the only Cognia STEM-certified elementary school in the state.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-7
  • Students: 710 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,188
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 14

Top Rankings

Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-7
Year Founded
1890
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2004, 2014, 2020

Student Body

Total Students
710 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
21 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(specific uniforms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 14
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Different tuition rates apply for preschool
Admissions Director
Paula Johnson

Sports

Total Sports Offered
9 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Pro Life Club, Robotics Team, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir

School Notes

  • In a nurturing Christ-centered environment, Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School provides a strong moral and academic foundation for all students to achieve excellence in their education, confidence in their efforts, and responsibility for their actions as they face the challenges of the ever-changing world. We the students of Our Lady of the Lake School, are educated in a caring, Catholic environment. At our school we learn how to be good friends to everyone by showing respect towards them and by supporting and encouraging them. We have responsibilities to our families, our neighbors and our community. We are expected to do well in our studies and to achieve the goals that are set for us. We are learning to love God more and feel as though we're a part of His family. Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School educates the whole person by promoting the spiritual, emotional, social and physical development of each student in a nurturing Catholic setting. The school challenges each student to attain their fullest academic potential and to develop a true sense of self-esteem founded in a solid Catholic curriculum.
  • Our Lady of the Lake School has been recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a 2020 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, the highest national honor a school can receive.  This is the third time since 2004 that OLL has received this award, making it the only elementary school in the state of Louisiana to be a three-time winner.  It also solidifies OLL`s place among the top 1% of all schools in the nation.
  • OLL is the only Cognia STEM-certified elementary school in the state.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-7
  • Students: 710 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,188
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 14

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