Royal Castle Child Development
3800 Eagle St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Geographic Area: Uptown
Geographic Zone: 4
Center Hours: 6:30 AM-5:30 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: Pearlie Harris
Philosophy: Our curriculum is based on the premise that "child care" and "child education" are inseperable proccesses occuring simultaneously through the cooperative efforts of parents and caregivers. children develop and learn best when they encounter teachers who not only radiate love, but who interact with the children during play, storytelling, music, eating, and in common everyday experiences supported by parental involvement.
Program Type: Multiple
Cost (tier): Free and Tuition-Assistance
Cost for 1 YR to PK4: Free and Tuition-Assistance
Cost for Infants: Free and Tuition-Assistance
Additional Fees: Registration; Field Trip; Supplies; Before/aftercare
Schedule Type: Year Round
Center Performance: 4.67 (Proficient)
School Finder Page: Center Report Card
Licensed Capacity: 100
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
Royal Castle (Head Start/NOEEN/NSECD)
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
Grade(s) PK4 (NSCED)
Eligibility: Louisiana Residents who are eligible for Free-or-Reduced Priced Lunch and will turn 4 years-old on or before September 30, 2019.
Priority: (1) Continuing students, (2) then All other applicants
Royal Castle (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, Fatherhood Initiatives, Prime Time Partner, Summer Programming For Siblings And Older Students, Computer Class, Field Trips, Library, Music Class, Parent Meetings, Storytelling
Special Education Services:
Center Accommodates Children With Special Speech, Hearing Or Vision, Physical/Mobility And Other Medical Conditions.