Aug 02, 2012

NEW ORLEANS - Next week the Recovery School District (RSD) will welcome back students for the first day of school for the 2012-2013 school year. The first day of school for most New Orleans schools is Monday, Aug. 6.

"We are excited about the start of the school year," said RSD Superintendent Patrick Dobard. "As a district, we are looking forward to another year of academic achievement and success for our students and schools."

In an effort to ensure parents and students have important first day of school information, the RSD has prepared a list regarding topics of interest for families and students.

Bus Transportation Information

Parents can call between 6:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on weekdays to get student bus route information - times of pick ups and drop offs, school bus assignments and more. Families can call: 504-373-6200 ext. 20190

Direct-Run School Hours

New Orleans

School School Hours School Phone School Address Principal

Abramson Science and Technology School

7:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. 504-373-6275 5552 Read Blvd. Edward Brown
Benjamin Banneker Elementary School 8:40 a.m. - 4:50 p.m. 504-373-6203 421 Burdette St. Tracy Tinguee
*G.W. Carver High School 8:40 a.m. - 4:50 p.m. 504-373-6226 3059 Higgins Blvd. Isaac Pollack

Mary D. Coghill Elementary School

8:40 a.m. - 4:50 p.m. 504-373-6237 4617 Mirabeau Ave. Aisha Jones

Walter L. Cohen High School

7:20 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. 504-373-6204 3520 Dryades St. Gavin Lewis
Paul B. Habans Elementary School 7:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. 504-373-6209 3819 Herschel Dr. Desmond Moore
Murray Henderson Elementary School 7:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. 504-361-4828 2701 Lawrence St. Beverly Johnson-Jelks
James Weldon Johnson School 8:40 a.m. - 4:50 p.m. 504-373-6212 1800 Monroe St. Wanda Brooks
L.B. Landry High School 8 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. 504-373-6257 1201 L.B. Landry Ave. Vera Triplett
Sarah Towles Reed Senior High School 7:30 a.m. -2:45 p.m. 504-373-6217 5316 Michoud Blvd. Mike McKenzie
H.C. Schaumburg Elementary School 8:40 a.m. - 4:50 p.m. 504-373-6234 9501 Grant St. Taylor Alston
A.P. Tureaud Elementary School 8:40 a.m. - 4:50 p.m. 504-373-6219 2021 Pauger St. Edward Brown

*G.W. Carver High School, Pre-K and Kindergarten students begin on Monday, Aug. 13.

Enrollment Information

  • General enrollment questions, call 1-877-343-4773.
  • Families new to Orleans Parish who a need a seat for students should visit one of the three RSD Parent Center locations:
    • Sarah T. Reed High School, 5316 Michoud Blvd.
    • L.B. Landry High School, 1200 L.B. Landry Ave.
    • Walter L. Cohen High School, 3520 Dryades St.

Stay Connected

The RSD will post the latest school-related information on its website and social media channels. Families and students are encouraged to visit the sites often for updates:

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