New Orleans Charter Math and Science High School (Sci High)


New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School is an open-admission public charter school that prepares all students for college admissions and successful careers. Sci High provides a rigorous high school curriculum with an emphasis in science and mathematics in a supportive environment of learning and respect that prepares students to make informed choices about post-secondary pursuits.

Student Life

Sci High students visit national colleges from the time they are in the 9th grade. They work in summer internships for leading organizations. And they enjoy activities including robotics, basketball, swimming, art, improv, debate, volleyball, drumline, dance, and martial arts.


Sci High posted a 95% graduation rate in 2013, and its alums succeed in a variety of arenas. A total of 80% of alumni have enrolled in college including UNO, Xavier, Tulane, Howard, Harvard, University of North Carolina, LSU, Boston University, Morgan State and Michigan State.

School Events

March 5, 2015

Literacy Night 5:30-7pm

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Past Events

February 26, 2015

History Night 5:30-7pm

February 24, 2015

FAFSA Help Night 5-7pm

February 16, 2015

Mardi Gras Break - 02/16-02/20


*Sci High is the sole official source on enrollment, lottery and admission data.


Congrats Ashley Jones, Posse Scholar!

Jan 7, 2015

As the senior class of 2015 prepares for their final semester, many students look to college. For senior Ashley Jones, her path leads to Bard College and a full scholarship through the Posse Foundation. Sci High congratulates Ms. Jones as another Posse scholar from the Sci High family.

History Students continue Heroes Project with Leah Chase!

Nov 26, 2014

Thursday Nov. 13th students participated in a Dooky Chase Restaurant Research Trip. Part of the ongoing Heroes Project that Sci High is prototyping.  Leah Chase is one of the several women of New Orleans that students ...

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