Admission

  • Open House is Thursday, January 12, 2017, from 6 - 8 p.m. with school tours available and Friday, January 13, 2017, from 9 - 11 a.m. with school tours while children are in their classrooms.

  • Private Tours have concluded for the 2016-2017 school year. Please call the school office for more information.

  • The completed application is due January 24, 2017. Applications received after this date will be reviewed on an individual basis.

  • A $40.00 application fee (non-refundable) must accompany each application.

  • Student and parent interview dates are January 25, 2017 – February 22, 2017.

  • At the discretion of the Admission Committee, testing of each child applying for admission may be required.

  • The Admission Committee will notify families beginning March 10, 2017.

  • Registration Fees are due March 24, 2017.

  • Tuition is due April 19, 2017. Tuition may be paid in full by check, or financed by First Bank and Trust.

  • St. Pius X School does not participate in the Louisiana Student Scholarship Educational Excellence (SSEE) Program.

  • The final decision regarding enrollment will be left to the discretion of the pastor and principal.

Records Needed to Complete the Acceptance Process:

Please submit the following documents with your admission application:

  • Copy of Baptismal Certificate

  • Copy of Birth Certificate

  • Copy of immunization records

  • Copy of social security card

  • Copy of First Communion Certificate (if applicable)

  • Copy of report cards (if applicable)

  • Copy of standardized test scores (if applicable)

  • Divorced or separated parents must file a court-certified copy of the custody section of the divorce or separation decree with the principal’s office

Acceptance Criteria:

Students are accepted to St. Pius X Catholic School based on the following criteria:

  • Siblings of current students

  • Children of territorial parishioners who are deemed active by the pastor; children of alumni or legacy families as determined by the pastor.

  • Children of territorial parishioners of a parish without a school or no room in their territorial parish school who are deemed active by their pastor.

  • Children of non-territorial parishioners of a parish without a school or no room in their parish school who are deemed active by their pastor.

  • Children of active parishioners who live outside the territorial parish in a parish with a school that has room.

  • All others - including inactive parishioners, non-Catholics, etc.

Age Requirements:

Pre-Kindergarten 3 - must be 3 by September 30th of school year

Pre-Kindergarten 4 - must be 4 by September 30th of school year

Kindergarten - must be 5 by September 30th of school year

St. Pius X School is only required to make minor adjustments to its education program to accommodate whatever special needs a student may have and the nature and extent of such minor adjustment is within the sole discretion of the principal of St. Pius X School. All new students are accepted on probation for one year. The final decision regarding enrollment for new students, returning students, students on probation, and class lists is left to the discretion of the administration.

St. Pius X is open to all qualified students regardless of race, nationality, ethnic origin, or handicapping conditions.