St. Mary's Academy (New Orleans)

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St. Mary's Academy
6905 Chef Menteur Boulevard
New Orleans, Louisiana 70126
United States
Coordinates 30°0′49″N 90°0′27″W / 30.01361°N 90.00750°W / 30.01361; -90.00750Coordinates: 30°0′49″N 90°0′27″W / 30.01361°N 90.00750°W / 30.01361; -90.00750
Type Private, All-Girls
Motto No Excellence Without Hard Labor.
Religious affiliation(s) Roman Catholic
Founded 1867
Founder Henriette DeLille
Principal Sr. Jennie Jones
Grades PK12
Gender All Girls
Color(s) Royal Blue and Gold         
Sports Softball, Volleyball, Track,and Basketball
Mascot Cougar
Team name Cougars
Accreditation Southern Association of Colleges and Schools[1]
Tuition $4,000 Pre-K
$3,750 K-5
$4,120 6-8
$5,000 9-11
$6,000 12
Communities served The Sisters of the Holy Family
Athletic Director Keith Haywood

St. Mary's Academy is an all-girls Roman Catholic parochial high school in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is located in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans. Saint Mary's Academy's long tradition continues as a private Catholic college preparatory co-educational elementary and a middle / high school for young women. In a family oriented atmosphere, Saint Mary's is committed to educating the whole person. Students are taught to live Christian values, think critically, give service and act responsibly in a global society.


  1. ^ SACS-CASI. "SACS-Council on Accreditation and School Improvement". Archived from the original on April 16, 2010. Retrieved 2009-06-23. 

Notable Alumni[edit]

  • Tiffany Doss, College Softball Player, Class of 2014, First Player from SMA to ever receive a college softball scholarship. Grambling State University

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