It Takes A Village Academy
3605 Garden Oaks Dr
New Orleans, LA 70114
Geographic Area: Westbank
Geographic Zone: 7
Center Hours: 7:00 AM-5:00 PM
Ages Served: Inf - PK4
Center philosophy, performance, cost, and other provided services. To learn more about how early childhood performance is measured, click here.
Director: Stacey Byes
Philosophy: The mission of it takes a village academy is to develop each child as a whole, by providing opportunities and programs that will enhance their mental, physical and social potential to the fullest.
Program Type: Multiple
Cost (tier): Tuition-assistance
Cost for 1 YR to PK4: Unavailable
Cost for Infants: Unavailable
Additional Fees: Registration; Before/aftercare
Schedule Type: Year Round
Center Performance: 3.71 (Approaching Proficient)
School Finder Page: Center Report Card
Licensed Capacity: 52
How to apply, who is eligible to attend, and what factors determine which children are assigned. For more info on how OneApp works, click here.
Applications Due: 02/22/2019
Transition To Kindergarden: Students must apply to a K program
Selective Admissions: Contact school for more information
It Takes A Village Academy (Head Start)
Eligibility: Eligibility and priority for Head Start programs is determined by an Eligibility Priority Criteria Score (EPC), a federally-regulated set of criteria designed to ensure Head Start Centers are serving the highest-need applicants. Head Start and Early Head Start programs are open to qualifying Orleans Parish residents who meet the program age requirements on or before September 30, 2019.
Priority: EPC Score
It Takes A Village Academy (CCAP)
Eligibility: Louisiana Residents who meet income and work requirements (20+ hrs. per week in school, training, or job)
Priority: Apply directly for CCAP through the Louisiana Believes website: https://www.louisianabelieves.com/early-childhood/child-care-assistance-program
Transportation: Contact school for more information
Uniforms: Not Mandatory
Features & Programs:
Before Care/Aftercare; Before Care/Aftercare for siblings or older students; Computer Class; Fatherhood Initiatives; Field trips; Library; Parent meetings; Storytelling; Summer programming for siblings and older students; Tutoring for siblings and older students
Contact School for More Information
Special Education Services:
Emotional/Behavioral, Speech, Hearing Or Vision, Physical/Mobility And Other Medical Conditions Are Accomodated.