St. George's Episcopal School

St. George`s Episcopal School is a coeducational, independent school in New Orleans serving students from age one through eighth grade.
Here, each child grows academically, creatively, emotionally and spiritually while developing a sense of self-worth and moral responsibility.
This is a family-like atmosphere of care and concern with a highly trained and dedicated faculty.
Educational excellence at St. George`s begins with the simple premise that each child is unique-that is, each child`s strengths are worth cultivating and celebrating, and each child`s challenges are worth identifying and embracing, for only then will grit and perseverance accompany growth and development.
This is why our graduates develop into lifelong learners and consequently find acceptance and success in the finest high schools in New Orleans.
This is also why our parents, grandparents, alumni, friends and students have an enduring love for the school.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia/ Language-based, Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1969

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
75 teachers
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Katie Steinhardt Harris
Admissions Associate
Emily Snover

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Academic Games, Challenge Island, Chess, Cooking, Robotics, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Private Music Lessons (percussion, piano, and guitar)

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Soccer Shots, Teddy Tennis

School Notes

  • At St. George`s Episcopal School, we believe confidence is the cornerstone for success in education and life. Since 1969, our rigorous academic environment has focused on utilizing small-group learning to encourage our students to explore the world around them.Our low student-to-teacher ratio enables us to provide an unmatched level of attention and personal interaction so that each student gains the confidence to achieve his or her fullest potential. Our philosophy looks beyond test scores, focusing on developing creativity, determination and a strong sense of self-worth and moral responsibility at school and in the larger community.
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Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does St. George's Episcopal School offer?
St. George's Episcopal School offers 11 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for St. George's Episcopal School?
The application deadline for St. George's Episcopal School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is St. George's Episcopal School located?
St. George's Episcopal School is located in the Touro neighborhood of New Orleans, LA. There are 1 other private schools located in Touro.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of 1st-8th Grade (No After Care)
August 15, 2024 (Thursday)
First Day of Nursery-Kindergarten (Half-Day, No After Care)
August 16, 2024 (Friday)

School Reviews

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St. George`s is a special place that truly caters to each learning experience to meet a child where they are academically as well as socially and emotionally. You won`t find this anywhere else. The teachers and staff know how to build on your child`s strengths in a way that creates incredible confidence to tackle challenges. Being unique is celebrated. Children are allowed to be themselves and taught to embrace their differences.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in New Orleans, LA is $10,231 for elementary schools and $10,935 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).

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