Prep for College. Prep for Life.
New Orleans College Prep (NOCP) is a network of schools empowered and supported to achieve excellence. Our mission is to prepare each of our students to enter and excel in a rigorous four-year college or university. Our schools offer a challenging Pre-K through 12th grade curriculum paired with enrichment classes and activities as well as strong extracurricular programs in the Arts and Athletics.
New Orleans College Prep depends on the generosity of individuals to achieve our mission of 100% college readiness for our scholars.
Find out how to volunteer in our schools or donate to a specific program. We welcome community involvement and are grateful to our many volunteers and donors.
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All NOCP schools are part of the OneApp process. We are open to any residents of Orleans Parish and are public, tuition-free schools. Come spend a day with us or attend an Open House to meet teachers and students and learn about each of our schools.
New Orleans College Prep schools offer a rigorous, PreK - 12th academic path for our students with integrated test prep throughout the curriculum. We support our students with free tutoring and summer school to help them catch up and keep them on track. In line with our mission of all of our students attending college, we start college campus visits in the 5th grade and one on one college counseling in high school.
After School Activities
After School Programs
New Orleans College Prep students have the opportunity to participate in numerous after school programs in the Arts, Athletics, and other areas. Students who participate in after school programs also receive time to do homework, free supper, and transportation home.
At New Orleans College Prep schools, we pride ourselves on our welcoming culture and commitment to quality. From our school events like Fall Fest, to our Community service program, to field trips and bi-weekly Celebration, we offer our scholars and their families several different ways to be involved in our schools and community.
Our CultureOpen Positions
At NOCP, we are looking for staff who go above and beyond for our students both academically and outside the traditional classroom role. We believe it’s imperative that our students not only make significant academic progress, but also that they learn the soft skills necessary to navigate life’s challenges.
While the transition to college can present many challenges for students, particularly for students who will be the first in their families to attend college, NOCP is excited to partner with College Bridge New Orleans to help our alumni navigate financial aid application, college enrollment, and first year success. Developed from an NOCP initiative, College Bridge provides success coaching and peer advising to support students and family throughout the college experience.