The Newman Experience

Isidore Newman School offers a challenging, supportive, and balanced educational experience from early childhood to 12th grade. Whether in the classroom, on the playing field, or in the art studio, students rise to the challenges set for them by caring teachers and coaches. Every child is known and supported at Newman, and students engage meaningfully with peers and teachers to forge relationships that can last a lifetime. A local school with a national reputation, Newman benchmarks against the leading schools in the country, preparing students for a lifetime of intellectual engagement and leadership in their professions and communities. The Newman experience remains a part of you wherever you go.

Why Newman?

Located in the heart of Uptown New Orleans, Newman is the only NAIS-accredited, co-educational, non-sectarian, independent day school in the city of New Orleans. Newman enjoys a national reputation for excellence in academics, athletics, and the arts, with our students matriculating to the most selective colleges in the country. Strong relationships and high expectations provide the foundation for teaching and learning at Newman. 

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  • Newman’s First Sleep-Out Was an Overnight Success

    Newman students chose a good way to fund a great cause with the first annual Sleep-Out for Covenant House. Together, the students raised more than $7,000 to support Covenant House of New Orleans, which provides housing and supportive services to youth facing homelessness. Read on to find out how.
  • Newman Boys Win State Swimming Championship; Girls Are Runner-Up

    The Newman Swim team traveled to Sulphur, Louisiana on Wednesday and Thursday to participate in the LHSAA State Championship Swimming Tournament. The Boys team finished in first place to take home the State title for the fourth consecutive year.

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1903 Jefferson Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70115
Phone: 504.899.5641
Fax: 504.896.8597
Open 7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday
An independent,
non-denominational day
school in New Orleans for
early childhood through 12th grade