List of pre-school programs 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 five days a week for ages 1-3. Before- and after-care available. Private tours available by appointment.

PHONE: 269-6509 

E-MAIL: emelancon@ashrosary.org 

WEBSITE: www.ashrosary.org 

(go to Admission/ Little Hearts Program) 


Cabrini High School

Full-day “Crescent Cradle” preschool for ages 6 weeks through 3 years 

OPEN HOUSE: Tours for prospective parents by appointment Tuesday through Thursday at 2 p.m. Slots fill quickly.

PHONE: 482-3670

E-MAIL: ajasmin@cabrinihigh.com 

WEBSITE: www.cabrinihigh.com 


Christian Brothers School – 

Canal Street Campus

4600 Canal Street | 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 School

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. Tuesday tours by appointment.

Phone: 942-1850

E-MAIL: tguillot@holycrosstigers.com

WEBSITE: holycrosstigers.com


Holy Name of Jesus

Full-day pre-K3 and pre-K4 programs

Private tours available by appointment

PHONE: 861-1466

E-MAIL: mbayer@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 PreSchool 

Full-day Montessori program for ages 2 and 3

Private tours available by appointment 

PHONE: 488-8510

E-MAIL: stanthonyofpaduapreschool@gmail.com

WEBSITE: www.sapparish.org


St. Dominic

Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs

OPEN HOUSE TOURS: Nov. 12 and Dec. 10 (9 a.m.) Private tours by appointment.

PHONE: 482-4123

E-MAIL: akay@stdominicnola.org

WEBSITE: stdominicnola.org


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 (7:05-7:30 a.m.) and after care (2:45-5 p.m.) for an additional fee. Private tours by appointment via the Office of Admissions.

PHONE: 245-0200, ext. 119 

E-MAIL: tmasseyhaynes@stmarysno.org 

WEBSITE: www.smaneworleans.com 


St. Pius X 

Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs 

Visit the website to sign up for private tours, Mondays and Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m.  The admission process at St. Pius X begins with family’s attendance at open house. 

PHONE: 282-2811 

E-MAIL: dmacnamara@spxno.org

WEBSITE: www.stpiusxnola.org 


St. Stephen 

2-, 3- and 4-year-old programs 

PHONE: 891-1927

E-MAIL: RKendrick@sscschool.org 

Private tours available by appointment.

WEBSITE: www.ststephencs.org 


Stuart Hall School for Boys

All Boys – pre-K3 (full and half-day options; and pre-K4 (full day program).

Private tours available by appointment.

PHONE: 861-5384 

E-MAIL: admissions@stuarthall.org 

WEBSITE: www.stuarthall.org 


Ursuline Academy

Early Childhood Program: 1-year-old through kindergarten. Full-day and half-day for Toddler 1 through 3-year-olds programs; full-day pre-kindergarten and kindergarten.  Private Elementary Tours in January by appointment.

PHONE: 866-5292

E-MAIL: admissions@uanola.org

WEBSITE: go.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: Jan. 29 (5:30-6:30 p.m.) 

PHONE: 394-4171

E-MAIL: info@sasno.org

WEBSITE: www.sasno.org 

 


Jefferson Parish (East Bank)

 

St. Angela Merici, Metairie 

2-, 3- and 4-year-old programs

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. Full day 4-year-old program offered three or five days a week.

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 8 (7:30 p.m.) Plus, tours every Monday and Thursday 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: Micki Andry at mandry@stbenilde.com 

WEBSITE: www.stbenilde.com 


St. Catherine of Siena, Metairie 

Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs (8:30 a.m.-2:40 p.m.) with additional fees for before- and after-care 

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 23  (7 p.m.)

Tours scheduled by appointment.

PHONE: 831-1166

E-MAIL: kdavidson@scsgators.org 

WEBSITE: www.scsgators.org 


St. Christopher, Metairie 

Full-day programs offered five days a week; Early Education Center Annex (6 weeks-pre-K2) open 7 a.m.-6 p.m. 3- and 4-year-old programs (8 a.m.-3:15 p.m.) with additional fees for before- and after-care. Open door policy to visit; call the school.

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

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-, 3- and 4-year-old programs 

OPEN HOUSE: Nov. 21 (9 a.m. and 7 p.m.)

Call for a personal tour. 

PHONE: 888-6353

E-MAIL: stedschool@steddy.org 

WEBSITE: www.steddyschool.com 


St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Kenner 

1-, 2- or 3-year-old programs offer three full days or five full days. Full-day 4-year-old program offered five days a week. Private tours available. 

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: Nov. 12 (7-8:30 p.m.) 

PHONE: 833-1471

E-MAIL: jwelty@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.

Private tours available upon request.

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 28 (6 p.m.)

PHONE: 733-1433

E-MAIL: principal@smmcougars.org 

WEBSITE: www.smmcougars.org 


St. Matthew the Apostle, 

River Ridge  

Programs for “Little Crusaders” (6 weeks, 1- and 2-year-olds) are offered either  for 10 months/year or 12 months/year. The pre-K3 and pre-K4 programs are full day school days.

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 15 (5:30-7 p.m.) 

Private day tours by appointment. 

PHONE: 737-4604, ext. 300

E-MAIL: bonurat@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: rhill@stphilipneri.org

WEBSITE: www.stphilipneri.org 


St. Rita, Harahan 

“Tiny Trots” programs for 2-, 3- and 4-year-olds. 

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 16 (5-7 p.m.)

Tours available by appointment.

PHONE: 737-0744, ext. 1000  

E-MAIL: mdaniel@stritaharahan.com 

WEBSITE: www.stritaharahan.com 


Jefferson Parish(West Bank)

 

Christ the King Parish School

2106 Deerfield Road, Terrytown

Programs available for 1 year and up.

Before- and after-care available

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 28 (7:30 p.m.)

Private tours available

PHONE: 367-3601

WEBSITE: www.ctkparishschool.org


Immaculate Conception, Marrero

Guardian Angels Early Learning Center at Immaculate Conception School. Full-day programs for Nursery, 1-, 2- and 3-year-olds. Private tours available by appointment.

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: Jan. 30 from 6-8 p.m. 

Private tours by appointment.

PHONE: 366-3538

E-MAIL: jgrabert@stcletuscolts.com 

WEBSITE: www.stcletuscolts.com or www.plusportals.com/stcletus 


St. Rosalie, Harvey 

“Hawks’ Haven” full-day, 6-week, 1-, 2-, 3- and 4-year-old programs. Campus tours given daily by appointment. 

PHONE: 341-4342

WEBSITE: www.strosalieschool.org 


Visitation of Our Lady, Marrero

Full-day 2-, 3- and 4-year-old programs.

Private tours available upon request.

PHONE: 347-3377

E-MAIL: volschool@vol.org 

WEBSITE: school.vol.org 


Plaquemines Parish

 

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Belle Chasse

“Hornet’s Nest” Full day 1-, 2-, 3- and 4-year-old programs.

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 26 following 10:30 a.m. Mass. Tours available upon request.

PHONE: 394-0757

E-MAIL: info@olphbc.org

WEBSITE: school.olphbc.org/nest

 


St. Bernard Parish

 

Our Lady of Prompt Succor, Chalmette

Part- and full-day 3-year-old programs; full-day 4-year-old program

OPEN HOUSE: Feb. 6 at 6:30 p.m. 

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


St. Charles Borromeo, Destrehan

Full-day 3- and 4-year-old programs 

School tours available upon request.

PHONE: (985) 764-9232

E-MAIL: rtully@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 or five full days. 4-year-old program offered for five full days.

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 27 (5-7 p.m.) and Jan. 28 (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 three full days (M, W, F) or five full days.

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 22 (6-7 p.m.)

PHONE: (985) 652-6310

E-MAIL: e.vicknair@sja-school.com 

WEBSITE: www.sja-school.com 


St. Peter, Reserve 

Daycare from 18 months to 2 years old. Pre-K3 and 4-year-old classes. Three- and five-day options available. Summer care available. Call for a private tour or schedule your child to be a “Ram for a Day.”

PHONE: (985) 536-4296 

WEBSITE: www.stpeterreserve.org 

 


St.Tammany Parish 

 

Mary Queen of Peace, Mandeville 

Full-day 3-year-old program offered three or five days a week. Full-day 4-year-old program offered five days a week. School tours available. 

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 9 (6 p.m.)

PHONE: (985) 674-2466

E-MAIL: sskansi@maryqueenofpeace.org 

WEBSITE: www.mqpcs.org 


Our Lady of the Lake “Little Cardinals,” Mandeville

Part-time 2-year-old Mother‘s Day Out program offered 2 days a 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. 8 (6 p.m.)

School tours available by appointment.

PHONE: (985) 626-5678, ext. 134

E-MAIL: pjohnson@ourladyofthelakeschool.org

WEBSITE: www.ourladyofthelakeschool.org


Our Lady of Lourdes, Slidell

“Baby Knights” offers five full days or three full days. Nursery, 1s, 2s and pre-K3.

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 16 (7 p.m.)

PHONE: (985) 649-4420

E-MAIL: ecdc@ollourdes.org

WEBSITE: ollonline.com


St. Margaret Mary, Slidell

Mother’s Day Out for 2-year-olds (T, Th)

Full-day or partial-day programs

Pre-K3 and 4-year-olds

PHONE: (985) 643-4612

WEBSITE: saintmm.org


St. Peter, Covington

Key Cottage for 3-year-olds offers five full days, three full days (M, W, F) or two full days (T, Th). 4-year-old pre-K program is five full days.

OPEN HOUSE: Jan. 10 at 9 a.m.

School tours available by appointment.

PHONE: (985) 892-1831, ext. 4

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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