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. 

List of 1 news stories.

  • 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.

List of 2 news stories.

  • 10 Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

    Ten students in Isidore Newman School’s Class of 2019 were named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists.
  • Newman Celebrates Homecoming 2018

    Today Newman recognized the members of the 2018 Homecoming Court in a ceremony for the Upper School. Homecoming Queen Laine Nowak joined Homecoming King John French and the other members of the Court on stage to be presented to their peers, and to hear remarks by Darryl Berger ’65.

List of 3 events.

  • Sep

    Parent Phonathon

    Parent volunteers invite all parents to support the NEWMANfund. You may make your gift online by visiting
    Reynolds Ryan Gallery
  • Sep

    Parent Phonathon

    Parent volunteers invite all parents to support the NEWMANfund. You may make your gift online by visiting
    Reynolds Ryan Gallery
  • Sep

    NUWHE College Symposium (off campus)

    Join Emory, Johns Hopkins, Notre Dame, University of Virginia and Washington University in St. Louis for an information session for prospective students and their families.  The event will be held at the Batron Rouge Marriott.
    Off Campus
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