New Families

Building the future of all students through the grace of God and academic excellence. We are dedicated to developing the total child.

Welcome!

Thank you for your interest in Our Lady’s School. We are always delighted to welcome students and their families to our school. the staff in the office is eager to help you learn about our programs. we want you to consider us a resource in the search for the right school for your child.

Katy-Castille-Director-of-Advancement

Our Lady’s School is proud of its preeminence in all areas, be it academics, athletics, or extracurricular activities. Here at OLS, we believe deeply in balancing challenge and support. We want the school to provide a supportive environment where students feel it is safe to take risks and reach ever higher.

Our Lady’s School strives to bring the following goals to educate our students:

  • A personal and active faith in God
  • A deep respect for intellectual values
  • The building of community as a Christian value
  • Personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom

This school is about the young people who come here to learn. The students are the focus of all we do here at OLS. Please let us know if you have any questions about the admission process or if you would like to schedule a campus tour. We look forward to working with you to assist you in making the right educational choice for your child.

Katy Castille
Director of Admissions/advancement

List of Fees 2020-2021

Registration Fess

Pre – K 3 – 8th

$250 per student if paid before April 1st

$300 per student if paid before May 1st

$350 per student if paid before June 1st

$400 per student if paid after June1st

Maintenance / Technology Fee

$ 200 per family

Building Fund Assessment Fee

$ 100.00 per child with a max of $ 300.00 a family

OLEO Requirement Fee

$ 300.00 per family will be charged on May 1, 2021 if you have not completed the required 10 work hours. (See paper in packet)

Tuition

Subsidized Tuition

1 Child – $ 5,064.00

2 Children – $ 9,561.00

3 Children – $ 14, 311.00

4+ Children – $ 18, 050.00

 

Unsubsidized Tuition

1 Child – $ 5,591.00

2 Children – $ 10, 615.00

3 Children – $ 15, 892.00

4+ Children – $ 20, 457.00

(It is the parent’s responsibility to obtain signature of your pastor on the Annual Pastoral Letter, which must be turner in with registration packet. You will be charged unsubsidized tuition until Pastoral Letter is received)

Bishop’s Scholarship Fund and OLS Scholarship is available to qualified applicants. Applications must be completed each year. Forms are available in the office when registration begins. Due date is Mach 1, 2020.

Payment Options

ALL FEES and TUITION will be added to your FACTS account. Those wishing to pay FEES in full may do so through their FACTS account after July 1, 2020.

  • 12 month FACTS Tuition Plan with a 1.5% Administrative Fee. (July – June)
  • 10 month FACTS Tuition Plan. (no finance fee) – (August –  May)
  • The following fees will be added to FACTS Payment: Main/Tech Fee, Building Assessment, and Workbook Fee.
  • Payment in Full: 5% discount if paid by first week on August. Families that pay in full with credit card will be charged a 3% administrative fee.
  • Any credit card payment will incur a 3% administrative fee.

 

Have Any Questions?

FAQ's

Yes, you may call the admission office and schedule a day for a visit.

OLS only offers a need-based financial aid program which can help award money to families or a portion of the tuition based on their need.

All our teachers’ are state certified and degreed.  39% or faculty and staff carry Master’s Degrees.  

Currently, the average class room size is 18

The first bell will ring at 7:40 am and end at 3:00 pm.  We can provide you with a more detailed schedule upon request.

Catholic Schools in general always far exceed the state and national average.  OLS prides itself that our students not only score above the national average but, exceed in the state level also.  OLS sets a priority on Academics and Faith Formation.

We have on staff a full time Resource teacher and through Calcasieu Parish we have a part time Speech Therapist and a Mobile Lab that provides student tutoring.

OLS was established in 1953 and our students attend Mass every Wednesday.

We currently offer sports for grades 4th – 8th grades.  Cheerleading, boys & girls basketball, football, track, And volleyball.  OLS offers a wide range of clubs and extra curricular activities including Beta, 4-H, Student Council, guardian angel Club, Library Club, Photography Club, art club, and Rosary club.

Our school is always kept secure.  The Exterior doors are monitored by a security camera at all times.  All exterior doors are kept locked for your child’s safety.  All teachers are trained in Safe Environment through the Diocese.

Yes, the registration fee is $250.00 per student

Request Information

Thank you for your interest in Our Lady’s School.  We invite you to contact our Admission Office to set up tours and visits, to ask questions, or to request information about specific requirements of the application process, application for financial aid, and tuition and fees for the upcoming school year.

If you wish to receive information by mail or want to be contacted directly, please fill out the Online Inquiry Form.

Student Interest Form

Name of Person Sending this form(Required)
Student's Name(Required)
Address(Required)
List Names/Grade/School of Younger Siblings(Required)

STATEMENT OF NONDISCRIMINATION

Our Lady’s Catholic School, Inc. is an equal opportunity educational institution. The Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Lake Charles do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, or national origin in accepting applications for student admissions or in the administration of educational policies, of scholarship and loan programs, and of athletic and extra-curricular programs.

Students are accorded, regardless of race, sex, and national origin, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to such persons in each school. This policy applies to all schools under Diocesan auspices.