St. Catherine of Siena is a Roman Catholic Parish School founded in 1926 by the Sisters of Charity educating students from 3 years of age thru 7th grade. St. Catherine is open to all children regardless of religion, nationality, sex, or ethnic origin. Priority preference will be given to children of the Roman Catholic religion.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 334 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Catharine Of Siena School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for:

School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
334 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. Catharine Of Siena School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • St. Catherine has a principal, an assistant Principal, two (2) full time certified counselors, a librarian and assistant, two office staff members and 51 teachers with 21 assistants in all grades from 2nd grade down thru our three year old program.  All classroom teachers are certified by the state of Louisiana.  Classes are self-contained through second grade.  Beginning in third grade, classes are departmentalized.  Third and fourth grade core subjects are Religion, English, Science, Mathematics, Social Studies and Reading.  Fifth ghrough seventh grade (middle school) core subjects are Religion, Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Reading or Foreign Language. 
  • Honors courses are offered starting in the fifth grade.  Fifth grade honors classes are offered in Math and English; and sixth and seventh grade honors classes are in all core subjects including Latin.  Students attend enrichment classes including :Spanish, PE, Computer, Art, Music/Band, and Library.
  • Our campus consists of five major buildings and includes 41 classrooms, a computer lab, art room, music/band room, gymnasium, and auditorium/theater

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 334 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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