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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  • A Milestone in the Completion of the Science and Technology Center

    Newman held a special all-school assembly to commemorate the construction of the School’s New Science and Technology Center. The students, who have all signed an enormous beam that makes up part of the building’s frame, watched as it was lifted into place on the new structure. Read on to learn more about the ceremony and Newman’s plans for the new building and science curriculum.
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  • Students Win Prizes at Environmental Awareness Art and Language Arts Contest

    Several Newman fourth Graders made visual art and written submissions to the Louisiana Environmental Awareness Student Art & Language Arts Contest. The group dominated the Age 8-10 division, earning five 1st-3rd place wins in both written and visual art categories.
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  • Commencement of the Class of 2018

    The Class of 2018 began the evening as Newman seniors, and ended it as alumni. We are so proud of all they have accomplished in the classroom, on the stage, in the studio, and on the playing field – and we anticipate greater achievements from them as they embark on the next chapter of their lives. Read on for the full story.
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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,
co-educational,
non-denominational day
school in New Orleans for
early childhood through 12th grade