ADMISSION/WITHDRAWAL POLICIES STATEMENT OF POLICY: The schools of the Archdiocese of New Orleans, Louisiana, admit students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to the students at Our Lady of the Lake School. They do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of their educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. Additionally, in compliance with the Title IX of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, no person in the schools of the Archdiocese shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, or be denied the benefits of or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity except permitted under said Title IX. This policy applies to all schools that are under Catholic Archdiocesan auspices.
ADMISSION POLICY: The state of Louisiana regulations require that a child entering first grade be six years of age on or before September 30th of that school year and that a child entering kindergarten be five years of age on or before September 30th of that school year. Our Lady of the Lake does not discriminate against otherwise qualified candidates with disabilities if, with reasonable accommodation, they can meet the academic rigor of our program.