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LFC

Admissions Journey

Lake Forest Charter is an Orleans Parish criteria admissions school. Our two-phase process helps us evaluate if our advanced, accelerated curriculum and rigorous pace is a harmonious environment for an applicant to excel. 

LFC

Admissions Journey

Lake Forest Charter is an Orleans Parish criteria admissions school. Our two-phase admissions process helps us evaluate if our advanced, accelerated curriculum and rigorous pace is a harmonious environment for an applicant to excel. 

  • Phase I considers the assessment. Applicants must meet the threshold combined score to proceed to Phase II. 

    • Kindergarten & 1st grade applicants must obtain a combined score of 11

    • 2nd through 8th grade applicants must obtain a combined score of 14          

  • Phase II considers the portfolio: self-drawn portrait, handwriting sample, and artwork (K-1st grade)2023-2024 total g.p.a. (2nd-8th grade)2023-2024 total attendance (2nd-8th grade) orientation/survey (K-8th grade). 

    • Kindergarten & 1st grade applicants must obtain a combined score of 20

    • 2nd through 8th grade applicants must obtain a combined score of 33

  • Use the Matrix table to calculate your eligibility points.

    Matrix Eligibility Point System Guide

  • Our team will confirm your assessment appointment via email at the address on file within school days two days of receiving your S.A.F. submission. See below round details for available dates.  

  • Eligibility status will be communicated via email to the address noted on the S.A.F. See below round details for notification dates.  

How to Apply

LFC will hold four application rounds from September 2024 until July 2025 - Main Round, 2nd Round, 3rd Round, and Final Round. *See below for specific round details. To start this journey, follow the steps outlined below.

  • Apply via our Supplemental Admissions Form  →

  • Register NCAP application with NOLA-PS →                           portal opens on xxxx

  • Phase I - Complete eligibility assessment.

    • Receive notification of Phase I status from LFC        

      • Applicants that obtain a threshold score on the assessment progress to Phase II.

      • Applicants that do not obtain a threshold score on the assessment are invited to re-activate their S.A.F to reassess in the next round. 

     

  • Phase II - Applicants that obtain the threshold score on the assessment must submit the below documents to complete their application.

     

    • Submit portfolio (K &1st grade)⼁final 2023-2024 report card w/ annual attendance (2nd - 8th grade) ⼁orientation/survey (K - 8th grade).

  • Final Status - Applicant's overall matrix score is communicated to parents/guardians. 

    • Receive overall matrix score from LFC        

      • Applicants that obtain the overall threshold score are eligible for our criteria admissions enrollment.

      • Applicants that do not obtain the overall threshold score are invited to re-activate their S.A.F to reassess in the next round. 

  • Seat Placement: ​​Students are matched with their highest- ranked available school. All acceptance and waiting list information will be communicated to families directly through the NOLA-PS Enrollment Office. 

    *If you are eligible for enrollment, there are available seats, and LFC is your highest- ranked available school but you have not been offered a seat assignment, please contact us via email. 

LFC

Admissions Journey

Lake Forest Charter is an Orleans Parish criteria admissions school. Our two-phase process helps us evaluate if our advanced, accelerated curriculum and rigorous pace is a harmonious environment for an applicant to excel. 

LFC

Admissions Journey

Lake Forest Charter is an Orleans Parish criteria admissions school. Our two-phase process helps us evaluate if our advanced, accelerated curriculum and rigorous pace is a harmonious environment for an applicant to excel. 

LFC

Admissions Journey

Lake Forest Charter is an Orleans Parish criteria admissions school. Our two-phase process helps us evaluate if our advanced, accelerated curriculum and rigorous pace is a harmonious environment for an applicant to excel. 

Application Process

LFC will hold four application rounds from October 2023 until July 2024. Our Main Round, held October 2nd 2023 through January 19th 2024, is your initial opportunity to secure a seat for the upcoming academic year. To start this journey, follow the steps outlined below. 

  • Apply via our a S.A.F. Ứng dụng/ portal.  

  • Phase I - Complete eligibility assessment.

    • Await notification of Phase I status.         

  • Phase II - Submit portfolio (K &1st grade), final 2022-2023 report card w/ attendance (2nd - 8th grade) and orientation/survey (K - 8th grade).

    • Await notification of final enrollment status.

  • Our Team will confirm your assessment appointment via email at the address on file within two days of receiving your S.A.F. submission. See Admission Calendar for available dates.

  • Eligibility status will be communicated via email to the address noted on the S.A.F. See Admissions Calendar for notification dates.  

Application Process

LFC will hold four application rounds from October 2023 until July 2024. Our Main Round, held October 2nd 2023 through January 19th 2024, is your initial opportunity to secure a seat for the upcoming academic year. To start this journey, follow the steps outlined below. 

  • Apply via our a S.A.F.  /  Ứng dụng  / portal.  

  • Phase I - Complete eligibility assessment.

    • Await notification of Phase I status.         

  • Phase II - Submit portfolio (K &1st grade), final 2022-2023 report card w/ attendance (2nd - 8th grade) and orientation/survey (K - 8th grade).

    • Await notification of final enrollment status.