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


Sci High, an open-admissions public Orleans Parish high school, prepares all interested students for college admission and career success. The rigorous curriculum, rooted in a culture of learning, support and respect, offers particular opportunities in life sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics.

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

November 4, 2014

Voting Day - No School

October 31, 2014

Fall Fest

October 9, 2014

Fall Break - 10/9 - 10/12



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


History Students continue Heroes Project with Leah Chase!

Nov 26, 2014

Thursday Nov. 13th students participated in a Dooky Chase Restaurant Research Trip. Part of the ongoing Heroes Project that Sci High is prototyping.  Leah Chase is one of the several women of New Orleans that students ...

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