NOLA Public Schools’ unified enrollment system is for every child, every school, every day. Early Childhood and K-12 families use the NOLA-PS Common Application Process (NCAP) to rank preferred schools.
K-12 families new to NOLA-PS seeking a school for this year should contact one of our Family Resource Centers for enrollment guidance. Families seeking to transfer from a NOLA-PS school to a different school in the district must initiate the transfer process at the student’s current school.
K-12 Families that did not participate in the Main Round and still need a seat for the 2022-2023 school year, families that want to try to match to a different placement, or families that want to be added to a school’s waitlist should participate in Round 2 by clicking on the button below.
Families wishing to enroll at an Early Childhood Center for the remainder of the 2021-22 school year will apply using the 2022-23 Open Enrollment process. Families must first complete an application, then submit documents for eligibility review. Once you are verified and eligible, you can add waitlist choices by emailing email@example.com.
Early Childhood (EC) families seeking guidance on enrolling in our EC program (6 weeks – PK4) for the 2021-22 year should contact one of our Family Resource Centers.
Early Childhood families that did not participate in the Main Round and still need a seat for the 2022-2023 school year or families that want to try to match to a different placement should participate in Open Enrollment. Families will 1. Complete Application, 2. Submit Documents for Eligibility, 3. Add Child to Waitlists in Parent Portal, 4. Wait for Placement Email.
Early Childhood families can see the seat availability and waitlist lengths at schools participating in Open Enrollment by clicking the View Open EC Seats button below. The report defines the waitlist lengths and seat availability the following ways:
Short Waitlist: fewer than 10 students are on the waitlist at the time the report was posted.
Moderate Waitlist: between 10 and 25 students are on the waitlist at the time the report was posted.
Long Waitlist: more than 25 students are on the waitlist at the time the report was posted.
Availability: 10 or more seats are available at the time the report was posted.
Limited Availability: fewer than 10 seats are available at the time the report was posted.