Catholic Pre-school options in archdiocese

The following is a list of programs for 3-year-olds in the Archdiocese of New Orleans, as reported to the Clarion Herald. Programs for even younger children are also listed, where applicable.  In addition to the listed open house dates, schools offer pre-scheduled tours and/or tours by appointment. Contact the school office for each school’s visitation policy and availability of before- and after-care.

ORLEANS PARISH
(East Bank)

Academy of the Sacred Heart
Girls only; “Little Hearts” half day and full day offered three days or five days a week for 1- and 2-year-olds; “Little Hearts” half-day and full-day program for 3- and 4-year-olds offered five days. Before- and after-care available.
Private tours available by appointment.
PHONE: 269-6510
E-MAIL: mschneider@ashrosary.org
WEBSITE: www.ashrosary.org
(go to Admission/ Little Hearts Program)

Cabrini High
Full-day “Crescent Cradle” preschool for ages 6 weeks through 3 years
OPEN HOUSE: Tours for prospective parents by appointment
PHONE: 482-3670
E-MAIL: lhartley@cabrinihigh.com
WEBSITE: www.cabrinihigh.com

Christian Brothers School –
St. Anthony Campus

4601 Cleveland Ave.
Pre-K4, Co-ed, Full day
PHONE: 488-4426
Private tours available by appointment
E-MAIL: school@cbs-no.org
WEBSITE: www.cbs-no.org

Holy Cross Primary
5601 Elysian Fields Ave.
Pre-K4 program for 4-year-olds offers a project-inspired environment which provides a variety of opportunities for students to explore and discover the world around them.
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 17
Tuesday tours by appointment
Phone: 942-1850
E-MAIL: bkitchen@holycrosstigers.com
WEBSITE: hcprimary.com

Holy Name of Jesus
Full-day Pre-K3 and Pre-K4 programs
Private tours available by appointment
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 12, 4:30-7 p.m.
PHONE: 861-1466
E-MAIL: lmcginn@hnjschool.org
WEBSITE: www.hnjschool.org

Resurrection of Our Lord
Pre-K programs for 3- and 4-year-olds
Full day, five days a week.
Private tours available by appointment
PHONE: 243-2257
E-MAIL: resurrection@roolschool.org
WEBSITE: resurrectionrams.org

St. Anthony of Padua Pre-School
Full-day Montessori program for ages 2 and 3
PHONE: 488-8510

St. Mary’s Academy
Full-day programs for ages 3-4 (7:40 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.); Extended day available – Morning care (7-7:45 a.m.) and after care (2:45-5 p.m.) for an additional fee.
PHONE: 243-1888
E-MAIL: asmith@smaneworleans.com
WEBSITE: www.smaneworleans.com

St. Peter Claver
Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs
PHONE: 822-8191
E-MAIL: school@stpeterclaver.org
WEBSITE: https://spclaver.eduk12.net

St. Pius X
Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs
EARLY CHILDHOOD OPEN HOUSE: Nov. 11, 9-10:30 a.m.
ELEMENTARY OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 12 (6-8 p.m.) and Jan. 13 (9-11 a.m.)
Visit the website to sign up for private tours, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:45 a.m.
The admission process at St. Pius X begins with family’s attendance at one of the two scheduled open houses.
PHONE: 282-2811
WEBSITE: www.stpiusxnola.org

St. Stephen
Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs
PHONE: 891-1927
E-MAIL: ststephen@archdiocese-no.org
Private tours available by appointment.

Stuart Hall School for Boys
Boys‘ only – Full-day 3-, and 4-year-old programs. Please call for a private tour
PHONE: 861-5384
E-MAIL: kfitzpatrick@stuarthall.org
WEBSITE: www.stuarthall.org

Ursuline Academy
Early Childhood Program: Full-day Toddler 2- and 3-year-old programs, Pre-kindergarten and kindergarten.
ELEMENTARY TOURS: Wednesdays in November at 8:30 a.m.; and every Wednesday in January at 8:30 a.m. or by appointment.
PHONE: 866-5292
E-MAIL: admissions@uanola.org
WEBSITE: www.uanola.org

ORLEANS PARISH
(West Bank)

St. Andrew the Apostle, Algiers
Blue Ribbon Lighthouse School of Excellence
Early childhood programs: Full-day Pre-K for 8-week-, 1-, 2-, 3-, and 4-year-olds. Entire school composed of 8-week-olds to 7th grade. Call for a private tour.
OPEN HOUSE: Feb. 1 (5:30 p.m. promptly in church; doors open 5 p.m.)
PHONE: 394-4171
E-MAIL: info@sasno.org
WEBSITE: www.sasno.org

JEFFERSON PARISH
(East Bank)

Our Lady of Divine Providence, Metairie
Full-day day care for children 6 weeks to 2 years old; full-day programs for 3- and 4-year-olds.
OPEN HOUSE: Tours available by appointment.
PHONE: 466-0591
E-MAIL: oldp@archdiocese-no.org
WEBSITE: www.oldpschool.org

St. Angela Merici, Metairie
2-, 3-, and 4-year-old programs
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 18 (7 p.m.)
Private tours may be scheduled by phone.
PHONE: 835-8491
E-MAIL: pbennett@stangelaschool.org
WEBSITE: www.stangelaschool.org

St. Ann, Metairie
2-year-old and 3-year-old programs offer options of five full days, three full days or three half days
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 23 (7:30 p.m.)
Plus, tours every Monday at 9:30 a.m.
PHONE: 455-8383
E-MAIL: stann@stannschool.org
WEBSITE: www.stannschool.org

St. Benilde, Metairie
Full-day programs for children starting at 6 weeks. Personal tours by appointment.
PHONE: 833-9894
E-MAIL: sbeyerback@stbenilde.com
WEBSITE: www.stbenilde.com

St. Catherine of Siena, Metairie
Full-day 3-year-old program
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 12 (7 p.m.)
To schedule a tour, call Meredith Martinez at 831-1166.
E-MAIL: mmartinez@scsgators.org
WEBSITE: www.scsgators.org

St. Christopher, Metairie
Full-day, five days a week, 6 weeks through 4-year-old programs; before- and after-care additional
OPEN HOUSE: Feb. 1 (information specific for parents of children ages 6-weeks to 4 years will be given from 9:30-11:30 a.m.)
Tours available from the school office.
PHONE: 837-6871
E-MAIL: arnochrist@archdiocese-no.org
WEBSITE: www.stchristopherschool.org

St. Clement of Rome, Metairie
Full-day 2-, 3- and 4-year-old programs
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 26 (7 p.m.)
Tours available upon request.
PHONE: 888-0386
E-MAIL: hroussel@scrschool.org
WEBSITE: www.scrschool.org

St. Edward the Confessor, Metairie
LA Type 1 pre-K1 & pre-K2 open year-round.
Full day 1- ,2- and 3-year-old programs
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 26 (9:30 a.m. and 7 p.m.)
Call for a personal tour.
PHONE: 888-6353
E-MAIL: stedschool@steddy.org
WEBSITE: www.steddy.org

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Kenner
2-year-old or 3-year-old programs offer five full days, three full days or five half-days. Full-day 4-year-old program offered five days a week.
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 19 at 6:30 p.m.
PHONE: 468-3524
E-MAIL: elizabeth@arch-no.org
WEBSITE: www.seasschool.org

St. Francis Xavier, Metairie
Full-day 2-, 3-, and 4-year-old programs
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 12 (7-8:30 p.m.)
PHONE: 833-1471
E-MAIL: info@stfrancisxavier.com
WEBSITE: www.stfrancisxavier.com

St. Louis King of France, Metairie
Full-day programs for ages 6 weeks and up
Please call for private tours.
PHONE: 833-8224
E-MAIL: info@slkfschool.com
WEBSITE: www.slkfschool.com

St. Mary Magdalen, Metairie
Pre-K2 and pre-K3 programs offered.
Open House: in January. Private tours available upon request.
PHONE: 733-1433
E-MAIL: vrodriguez@smmcougars.org
WEBSITE: www.smmcougars.org

St. Matthew the Apostle, River Ridge
Full-day programs for 2- and 3-year-olds.
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 26.
Private day tours by appointment.
PHONE: 737-4604, ext. 300
E-MAIL: panepintod@smaschool.net
WEBSITE: www.smaschool.net

St. Philip Neri, Metairie
Programs available for ages 6 weeks and up.
For more information or to book a private tour, please call.
PHONE: 887-5600
E-MAIL: cstack@stphilipneri.org
WEBSITE: www.stphilipneri.org

St. Rita, Harahan
“Tiny Trots” programs for 2-, 3- and 4-year-olds.
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 12 (5-7 p.m.)
Tours available by appointment.
PHONE: 737-0744, ext. 1000 or 738-9002
E-MAIL: mdaniel@stritaharahan.com
WEBSITE: www.stritaharahan.com

JEFFERSON PARISH
(West Bank)

Immaculate Conception, Marrero
Guardian Angels Early Learning Center at Immaculate Conception School Full-day programs for Nursery, 1-, 2- and 3-year-olds
OPEN HOUSE: Tours will be conducted Jan. 30, Feb. 1 and Feb. 3 from 8:30-11 a.m.
and Feb. 1 from 5-7 p.m.
PHONE: 347-4409
E-MAIL: r.rawle@icschargers.org
WEBSITE: www.icschargers.org

St. Cletus, Gretna
Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs
OPEN HOUSE: Feb. 2 from 6-8 p.m.
Private tours by appointment.
PHONE: 366-3538
E-MAIL: jgrabert@stcletuscolts.com
WEBSITE: www.stcletuscolts.com orwww.edline.net/pages/scscolts

St. Rosalie, Harvey
“Hawk’ Haven” full-day, 6-week, 1-, 2-, 3- and 4-year-old programs
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 25 (tours given 6-8 p.m.)
Campus tours given daily by appointment.
PHONE: 341-4342
WEBSITE: www.strosalieschool.org

Visitation of Our Lady, Marrero
2-, 3- and 4-year-old programs offer full-day and half-day options
OPEN HOUSE: Feb. 1 at 6:30 p.m. (for pre-K2, pre-K3, pre-K4 and K). Tours available.
PHONE: 347-3377
E-MAIL: volschool@vol.org
WEBSITE: school.vol.org

PLAQUEMINES PARISH

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Belle Chasse
Full-day 3-year-old program
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 26 (6:30-8 p.m.) and Jan. 29 (following 10:30 a.m. Mass)
Tours available upon request.
PHONE: 394-0757
E-MAIL: olphschool@olphbc.org
WEBSITE: http://school.olphbc.org

ST. BERNARD PARISH

Our Lady of Prompt Succor, Chalmette
Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs
Tours available upon request.
PHONE: 271-2953
E-MAIL: aaccomando@olpsschool.org
WEBSITE: www.olpsschool.org

ST. CHARLES PARISH

Holy Family Parish, Luling
Half-day pre-school in the parish center for children ages 2-4 Before- and after-care additional. Tours available upon request.
PHONE: (985) 785-9244
WEBSITE: Please visit the “Holy Family Pre-School” Facebook page

Sacred Heart of Jesus, Norco
2-year-old program offers three or five days, with full-day and half-day options; a Montessori program for ages 3-5 offers option of five full days or five half days
OPEN HOUSE TOURS: Feb. 1, Feb. 8 or Feb. 15
PHONE: (985) 764-9958
E-MAIL: sacredhrtjesus@archdiocese-no.org
WEBSITE: www.sacredheartschoolnorco.org

St. Charles Borromeo, Destrehan
Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs
OPEN HOUSE: Parents can choose between morning or evening open houses on Feb. 2 (9 a.m. or 7 p.m.)
PHONE: (985) 764-9232
E-MAIL: alambert@scbhumilitas.org
WEBSITE: school.scbhumilitas.org

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH

Ascension of Our Lord, LaPlace
“Little Crusaders” programs for 2- and 3-year-olds offered three full or five half days.
4-year-old program offered for five full days.
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 23 (5-7 p.m.) and Jan. 24 (9 a.m.-noon)
Private tours by appointment
PHONE: (985) 652-4532
E-MAIL: office@aolcrusaders.org
WEBSITE: www.aolcrusaders.org

St. Joan of Arc, LaPlace
2-, 3- and 4-year-old programs offer options of five full days or three full days (parents may select the three weekdays of their choice if they choose the three-day option).
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 25
PHONE: (985) 652-6310
E-MAIL: mroussel@sja-school.com
WEBSITE: www.sja-school.com

St. Peter, Reserve
2- through 4-year-old programs offer three or five full days. Summer care is also available.
CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE: Dec. 1
(6:30 p.m.)
Call for a private tour or for your child to be a guest “Ram for a Day.”
PHONE: (985) 536-4296
WEBSITE: www.stpeterreserve.org

ST. TAMMANY PARISH

Mary Queen of Peace, Mandeville
Three-year-old program offers five full days or three full days School tours available.
PHONE: (985) 674-2466
E-MAIL: sskansi@maryqueenofpeace.org
WEBSITE: www.mqpcs.org

Our Lady of the Lake, Mandeville
Part-time 2-year-old Mother‘s Day Out Program offered 2 days/week. Full-day 3-year-old program offered two, three or five days a week. Full-day 4-year-old program, offered five days a week.
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 4
PHONE: (985) 626-5678, ext. 134
E-MAIL: pjohnson@ourladyofthelakeschool.org
WEBSITE: www.ourladyofthelakeschool.org

Our Lady of Lourdes, Slidell
3-year-old program offers five full days or three full days. 4-year-old program is five full days
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 18 (9 a.m.) and Jan. 19 (7 p.m.)
PHONE: (985) 643-3230
E-MAIL: kmaples@ollourdes.org
WEBSITE: ollonline.com

St. Margaret Mary, Slidell
Full-day or Partial-day programs
Pre-K3 and 4-year-olds
PHONE: (985) 643-4612
E-MAIL: smiller@saintmm.org
WEBSITE: saintmm.org

St. Peter, Covington
Three-year-old preschool program offers five full days, three full days (M, W, F) or two full days (T, Th)
OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 11 at 9 a.m.
School tours available upon request.
PHONE: (985) 892-1831, ext. 203
E-MAIL: tmontour@stpetercov.org
WEBSITE: www.stpetercov.org

WASHINGTON PARISH

Annunciation, Bogalusa
Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs
Tours available upon request.
PHONE: (985) 735-6643
E-MAIL: annunciationsch@archdiocese-no.org
WEBSITE: www.acsbogalusa.org

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