New Orleans Charter Math and Science High School (Sci High)

Urgent Message


The Sci High facility will be closed Tuesday June 30th, Wednesday July 1st and Friday July 3rd due to construction and the observation of the 4th of July holiday.

Please pardon the appearance of our facility as we undergo a windows refurbishment project this summer. Although the windows are all board up we are open for business, 8-3:30 most days. Please call the front office with questions.

Summer Building Construction Letter to Parents


New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School is an open-admission public charter school that prepares all students for college admissions and successful careers. Sci High provides a rigorous high school curriculum with an emphasis in science and mathematics in a supportive environment of learning and respect that prepares students to make informed choices about post-secondary pursuits.

Student Life

Sci High students visit national colleges from the time they are in the 9th grade. They work in summer internships for leading organizations. And they enjoy activities including robotics, basketball, swimming, art, improv, debate, volleyball, drumline, dance, and martial arts.


Sci High posted a 95% graduation rate in 2013, and its alums succeed in a variety of arenas. A total of 80% of alumni have enrolled in college including UNO, Xavier, Tulane, Howard, Harvard, University of North Carolina, LSU, Boston University, Morgan State and Michigan State.

School Events

Past Events

March 5, 2015

Literacy Night 5:30-7pm

February 26, 2015

History Night 5:30-7pm

February 24, 2015

FAFSA Help Night 5-7pm



*Sci High is the sole official source on enrollment, lottery and admission data.



Congratulations to the Sci High History Day Contestants!

Mar 24, 2015

On Saturday, March 21st, 18 Sci High students competed against students from throughout the New Orleans area in the district-level National History Day Contest.  The state coordinator for this contest is the National WWII Museum.  The contest focuses on historical research especially using primary documents.



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