Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish

Application and Enrollment Policy and Process

Thank you for your interest in Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish. We are a tuition-free, public school located in Jefferson Parish and serving students in grades K-6.  Any student entering grades K-6 in the 2018-2019 school year who lives in Jefferson Parish or the surrounding areas is eligible to attend our school.


Student Application Form

If you are interested in your child(ren) attending Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish next year please complete the 2018-2019 student application form.  If you have multiple children, please complete a separate application for each child.  Completing the application form makes your child eligible for a seat according to the school’s enrollment policy and state law (explained below);  it does not guarantee your child a seat.  

A lottery will be held in February 2018 if enrollment exceeds seats available. Offers will be extended based on available seats. Those who are not extended an enrollment offer will be added to our wait list. 

If you have any questions or have not received a notification within three (3) business days, please email or call 866-721-0181.

Si tiene alguna pregunta o no ha recibido una notificación dentro de los 3 días hábiles, envíe un correo electrónico a o llame al 866-721-0181.

Enrollment Admissions Policy and Process

Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish follows federal and state laws, regulations, guidelines, and practices regarding enrollment of all students. The school shall not discriminate in its admissions or enrollment policies based on race, color, religion, gender, national or ethnic origin, disability, intelligence level as ascertained by an intelligence quotient exam, special needs as defined in IDEA, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. The school will comply with all state requirements regarding student age at enrollment for kindergarten and first grade.

Enrollment preference will be given as follows:

  1. First to siblings of enrolled pupils and foster children of that pupil’s parent/guardian(s);

  2. Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish is required to give enrollment preference to and to maintain an At-Risk student population in accordance with state law.

In compliance with Bulletin 126 §2709 regarding enrollment lottery and waitlist:

  1. If the total number of eligible students applying to Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish exceeds the number of available seats, applicants shall be admitted based on an admissions lottery from among the total number of eligible applicants.

  2. Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish shall use a lottery for the selection of students in order to reach its maximum capacity and to determine the order in which students will be placed on a waitlist.

  3. Applicants shall be placed on the waitlist in the order in which they were selected in the school's lottery or in the order in which they applied if the application was submitted following the school's application period. If an opening occurs, selection from the waitlist shall begin with the first applicant on the waitlist.

  4. Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish shall maintain its waitlist throughout each school year. Any student admitted to the school must be an applicant on the wait list, if a wait list exists.