Our school utilizes the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to your mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts, and more. SchoolMessenger is compliant with the Student Privacy Pledge, so you can rest assured that your information is safe and will never be given or sold to anyone.
Families can log in and subscribe to PowerSchool to view information on grades and attendance, and behavioral information in Kickboard. Login credentials are distributed during orientation and can also be obtained by requesting them in person (for PowerSchool) or through the student’s homeroom teacher (for Kickboard). If you would like someone to guide you through the process of signing in or would like another copy of your login credentials, please contact the following individuals.
Mr. Oatis - Dean of Students
Ms. L. Smith - Front Office Manager
Mr. Neveu - Director of Operations
All teaching or child care providers (anyone who provides or assists in the teaching, training, and supervision of a child), as well as organizational or youth activity providers (amongst many other mandatory reporters) must report to the proper authorities instances in which they have reason to believe that a child's physical or mental health or welfare is endangered as a result of abuse or neglect, or that abuse or neglect was a contributing factor in a child's death.
Families in need of DCFS services should contact their office using the toll-free hotline: 1-855-4LA-KIDS (1-855-452-5437).
Parents or guardians should contact the New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School if they wish to get information or have an issue related to the following:
If Sci High – through its Title I Programming – is not providing services in accordance with state and federal regulations, a parent may file a complaint in accordance with the Louisiana Handbook for School Administrators (page 12), which is available online at: http://www.doa.louisiana.gov/osr/lac/28v115/28v115.doc. Parents may also request a copy of this bulletin by calling the LDOE's toll free number at 1-877- 453-2721.
New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School provide technology equipment and internet access to support the educational mission of the school and to enhance the curriculum and learning opportunities for students and staff. General rules and expectations for professional behavior and communication apply but are not limited to the use of schools’ technology and services, such as computers, networks, internet services, telephones, fax machines, printers, copy machines and projection devices. Employees and authorized volunteers are expected to use such school equipment for school-related purposes and performance of job duties.
According to the Federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), parents and eligible students have the right to: 1. Inspect and review the student’s education records; 2. Seek amendment of the student’s education records that are believed to be inaccurate, misleading, or otherwise in violation of the student’s privacy rights; 3. Consent to the disclosures of personally identifiable information, except to the extent that FERPA and the School Board authorize disclosure without consent; and File with the United States Department of Education.
When providing information to the LLA Hotline, please include sufficient detail (describing who, what, where, when, why, and how) to allow us to fully evaluate your information. Although we will consider anonymous information, providing us with your name and telephone number will allow us to contact you with any additional questions that we have. (Louisiana Legislative Auditor | Report Fraud | Overview)