Important Dates

Spring eligibility round opens

March 24, 2023   

Willow Supplemental Form available 

March 24, 2023

Deadline to reactivate an application  

May 12, 2023 (4:00pm)

Deadline to submit Willow Supplemental Form  

May 12, 2023 (4:00pm)

Deadline to submit required supporting documents

May 14, 2023 (midnight)

Understanding the Admissions Process

During the Spring Eligibility Round for Open Enrollment, The Willow School is accepting applications for the following grades:

  • Open for spots:  8, 9, 10, 11.

  • Open for waitlist: K, 3, 5, 12.

Applications will not be processed in this round for grades: 1, 2, 4, 6, 7.

  • Click HERE  if this is your first time completing Willow’s Supplemental Form (SAF)  for Fall 2023. 

  •  If you completed Willow’s Supplemental Form in a previous round (November 7 to January 23), click HERE to reactivate your child’s application. 

The Willow School is an Orleans Parish Public School; a child must be a legal resident of Orleans Parish to attend.

All New Orleans public schools participate in the NOLA-PS Common Application Process (NCAP). The Willow School is one of three Orleans Parish public schools with an academic admissions requirement.

Please use the tabs on the left for more information or call our Admissions Office. We are happy to assist you.

Thank you for your interest in The Willow School!

Why Willow?

The Willow School's renowned academic program engages students and challenges them to think critically, analytically, and creatively. A National Blue Ribbon School in partnership with university affiliates, The Willow School has mastered the art of balancing a rigorous academic program, with accompanying higher expectations, and student well-being. 

Our unique curriculum is founded on the concept of arts integration. The school believes strongly in the power of combining critical thinking skills and creativity to prepare its students for a successful academic future and to help them develop and grow into adulthood.

An Orleans Parish public school, serving more than 1900 students on three campuses, The Willow School maintains an A rating with the Louisiana Department of Education.