Kehoe-France Northshore - The Best International Private School in the Covington LA Area
Kehoe-France and Kehoe-France Northshore are independent, non-sectarian, coeducational day schools accredited through the state of Louisiana, SACS (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools), and NIPSA (National Independent Private Schools Association).
Kehoe-France Northshore, an authorized IB World School offering the Primary Years Programme and a candidate pursuing authorization for the Middle Years Programme, is open to students from 8 weeks old through 7th grade, which includes early childhood, preschool, lower elementary and middle school.
Now in our 25th year in St. Tammany Parish Kehoe-France maintains a serene and wholesome environment that draws many families from the surrounding area in which to raise and educate their children. Uniquely, Kehoe-France Northshore is a privately owned institution that was founded and continues to operate without the aid of fund-raising drives and operates solely on the tuition and fees of the students.
Our Staff of seasoned teachers and support staff have been an integral part of providing our students with the necessary preparation to be successful with their continued secondary education and beyond. These certified and degreed teachers continue their education by participating in 25 plus seat hours annually. Within our staff more than half have 10 plus years tenure with Kehoe-France which constitutes their commitment to our school's mission and continued support to meet our goal of educating the whole child.
Our curriculum continues to evolve as a student’s learning needs are discovered and addressed. Starting with The Creative Curriculum for infants through two-year-olds, this curriculum offers developmentally appropriate support for active learning and promotes a child’s progress in all developmental areas. In our lower and middle schools we enlist accelerated curriculums which include technology resources such as iPads, computers, projectors, mimio smartboards, TV's and robotics to enhance the student’s learning experience.
Kehoe-France Northshore offers many extracurricular activities
Athletic teams such as:
- Flag football,
- Track and field,
- Golf, tennis,
- Cheerleading help develop a well-rounded child, promoting good sportsmanship and self-discipline.
As we follow our mission, we continue to share our vision of educating the whole child. To confirm our successes we continue to monitor the achievements of our alumni which gives our school family a great sense of pride and encouragement. This school pride continues to resonate throughout our community with the hope of attracting new students for generations to come.