Hurricane Laura

Welcome to New Orleans! If your family has been impacted by a recent natural disaster, our team is here to support you in enrolling in a public school of your choice.

School placement in New Orleans is centralized, meaning it does not take place at an individual school site. Use the links below to learn how to enroll your child into a public school in New Orleans.

Please note: your family may be eligible for a waiver of required documentation to expedite enrollment in school. If you are missing some or all required enrollment documents, please submit what you have. We are here to support you. You may contact the enrollment team at oneapp@nolapublicschools.com, or by calling 1-877-343-4773. All messages are answered in the order in which they are received.

Kindergarten through 12th grade students

Welcome to New Orleans! Families seeking placements for their students in grades Kindergarten through Twelfth grade, please click on the appropriate enrollment form below in order to request an enrollment placement session. Once you submit this form, our team will contact you in order to make a placement by phone.

Not all schools have available seats. To explore schools and see their projected seat availability, please click here.

Please note: your family may be eligible for a waiver of required documentation to expedite enrollment in school. If you are missing some or all required enrollment documents, please submit what you have. We are here to support you. You may contact the enrollment team at oneapp@nolapublicschools.com, or by calling 1-877-343-4773. All messages are answered in the order in which they are received.

Early Childhood (Birth to 4 years old)

Welcome to New Orleans! If you are seeking to enroll a child four years or younger, please note that publicly-funded (free) programs are available for families who qualify on the basis of income. To check your child’s eligibility for free programming, please participate in the early childhood verification process here.

Please note: your family may be eligible for a waiver of required documentation to expedite enrollment in school. If you are missing some or all required enrollment documents, please do not hesitate to contact our team. We are here to support you. You may contact the enrollment team at oneapp@nolapublicschools.com, or by calling 1-877-343-4773. All messages are answered in the order in which they are received.

  1. Log-in to oneapp.force.com
  2. Click Early Childhood Infant – PK4
  3. Click “Check Eligibility” next to your child’s name
  4. Complete the eligibility check with the most accurate information.
  5. Once you have completed this step, you will receive an email that will include next steps. You should begin gathering the documents below which may be needed:
    • If impacted by Hurricane Laura please do not let available documents be a barrier, we will work with you.
    • Parent/Guardian Photo ID
    • Birth Certificate
    • Proof of Residency
    • Proof of Income
    • See detailed list of acceptable documents here
  6. Once determined eligible you will be directed to your parent portal account to manage your waitlists, if we are unable to determine your eligibility we will contact you with next steps.
  7. You can view seat availability at early learning centers and schools by clicking here