St. Michael Special School

  • St. Michael Special School is designed to help students with major learning difficulties which hinder their ability to achieve success in a regular class setting.
  • We offer a wide range of programs and services to meet the individual needs of our students.
  • The primary purpose of Catholic education is to transmit the authentic Christian faith and moral values in accordance with the teachings of the Catholic Church.
  • To that end, we have adopted the following goals to develop in the student, a personal relationship with God through the teaching of religion and through prayer and worship.
  • Our mission is to provide opportunities for students to develop their Catholic faith and to receive a high quality education which includes religious, academic, social, vocational and physical training.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Inquire with school

Student Body

Total Students143 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 21%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • New Orleans
    Grades: NS-12 | 775 students
    9.4 miles
    10125 Jefferson Highway
    New Orleans, LA 70123
    (504) 737-4621
    9.4 NS-12
    775
  • Gretna
    Arden Cahill Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 452 students
    4.9 miles
    3101 Wall Blvd
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504) 392-0902
    4.9 PK-8
    452
  • Gretna
    Grades: PK-7 | 279 students
    3.2 miles
    2106 Deerfield Rd
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504) 367-3601
    3.2 PK-7
    279
  • Gretna
    Grades: PK-8 | 149 students
    2.7 miles
    1517 Carol Sue Ave
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504) 392-0217
    2.7 PK-8
    149
  • Marrero
    Grades: PK-12 | 33 students
    3.1 miles
    812 Avenue F
    Marrero, LA 70072
    (504) 328-2273
    3.1 PK-12
    33

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