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

October 9, 2014

Fall Break - 10/9 - 10/12

September 26, 2014

Narratives Under The Stars

September 25, 2014

College Night



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


Recruitment for the Class of 2019 Has Begun!

Oct 13, 2014

As we move into fall, Sci High is planning for next year! Recruitment has begun around the city, with our staff and student ambassadors providing New Orleans middle schoolers...

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