FirstLine Schools: Phillis Wheatley Community School

2300 Dumaine St.
New Orleans, LA 70119

Geographic Area: Mid-City
Geographic Zone: Contact school for more information
Phone: 504-373-6205
Center Hours: 8:30 AM-4:15 PM

Ages Served: PK4

Program Details

Center philosophy, performance, cost, and other provided services.

Director: Diana Archuleta
Philosophy: At phillis wheatley community school, we prepare all of our students to attend a college preparatory high school, graduate from a selective college, and contribute positively to their community.
Program Type: LA4
Cost (tier): Free
Cost for 1 YR to PK4: Free
Cost for Infants: Contact school for more information
Additional Fees: Contact school for more information
Schedule Type: School Year
Center Performance: D
Licensed Capacity: 40


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Application Process:
Applications Due: 02/23/2018
Transition To Kindergarden: Guarantee: Students attending the PK4 program receive a guarantee to attend for K
Selective Admissions: Contact school for more information

FirstLine Schools: Phillis Wheatley Community School

Grade(s) PK4

Eligibility: Louisiana Residents who meet income requirements and/or have a current IEP, and who attend an open house or participate in a discussion with Lycee staff (in person or via phone) regarding the mission and curriculum of the school
Priority: (1) Applicants with an IEP (2) then Siblings, (3) then Applicants who reside in zip codes 70112, 70119 for up to 50% of available seats, (4) then All other applicants

School Features

Transportation: Yes
Uniforms: Mandatory

Features & Programs:
Edible Schoolyard New Orleans Provides Gardening And Cooking Courses; Partnership With Kidsmart For Arts Education Programs, Start The Adventure In Reading (Stair) Tutoring Program

Language Support:
Translation / Interpretation Available for Spanish

Special Education Services:
Contact School for More Information