Academic Guidance

Sci High provides a wide array of academic supports, including extra reading and math classes, test prep classes, extended academic days for teacher-led data-driven tutoring and in-school tutoring from Tulane undergraduates for students in all grades. The Academic Guidance Advisors provide students with information on ACT preparation, scheduling, graduation requirements and pathways, financial aid, as well as college & career guidance, with a dedicated counselor for each grade level.

Questions? Contact our Director of Academic Guidance, Shenyarai Pellerin, at

FAFSA®: Apply for Aid

Use the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form to apply for financial aid for college.


Early Release

Multiple Sci High students have been selected to participate in the highly selective Bard Early College Program, spending the mornings in Sci High classes and the afternoons in college-level courses taught by local faculty. The courses also offer college credit from Bard. Sci High students also take advantage of dual enrollment at Tulane, Xavier, Delgado, Bard, UNO, and NOCCA.   

Through our partnership with the New Orleans Career Center (NOCC), our students are also able to progress in Medical Assistant and Engineering & Manufacturing career pathways.