Eleanor McMain Secondary School
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As Hurricane Katrina was about to hit land, the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority (RTA) designated McMain as a place where people could receive transportation to the Louisiana Superdome, a shelter of last resort.
- Lil Wayne (Dwayne Michael Carter Jr.) attended McMain in the 1990s for two years. He moved to the Marion Abramson Senior High School.
- Darrion Weems - NFL offensive tackle. Attended but did not graduate McMain (displaced by Hurricane Katrina)
- Emeka Onyenekwu [NFL] Defensive End. Attended but graduated from McKinley High school in Baton Rouge following Hurricane Katrina
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- "From the desk of the Principal." McMain Secondary School. December 16, 2007. Retrieved on March 18, 2013.
- Morris, Robert. "Open-admission Uptown high schools miss state averages in most subjects." Uptown Messenger. July 6, 2012. Retrieved on August 3, 2012.
- Sisco, Annette. "McMain class of 1941 holds 70th reunion, celebrate the event in Metairie." The Times-Picayune. Wednesday June 8, 2011. Retrieved on March 18, 2013.
- Nolan, Bruce. "KATRINA TAKES AIM." The Times-Picayune. Sunday August 28, 2005. Retrieved on March 18, 2013.
- Montoya, Maria C. and Keith Spera (music writer). "Lil Wayne goes back to school (story and video)." New Orleans Times Picayune. Saturday February 23, 2008. Retrieved on March 16, 2013.
- McMain Secondary School (Archive)