Student Admissions


 Early HeadStart Infant-Toddler 2 Requirements

Income Eligibility is require for enrollment into this program.

Early Head Start provides a broad range of services in addition to classroom education. Health, nutrition, and family support services.To qualify, children must live in Orleans Parish. Applications are currently being accepted. Please download and fill out application. Applications can be  scan/picture and email to  


Pre-K4 Crawfish Class Requirements

To qualify, children must live in Orleans Parish, qualify for free or reduced lunch programs, or have a current Individualized Education Plan (IEP). Open to all 4 years old. Student must turn 4 by September 30, 2017. Applications are currently being accepted through One App at 

Please download and fill out application. Applications can be  scan/picture and email to  


Pre-K3 Purple  Class Requirements

No Admissions requirements for this program.Students must register each year.A non-refundable $40.00 Registration fee,(cash,money,debit/card).All children  shall have a copy of birth certificate .and their up-to-date immunization records on file at their time of registration. Child Care Assistance (CCAP) is accepted for this program.When we have received all of the enrollment requirements, we will carefully look over all of the information included to ensure the needs of your child can be met in our facility. If we conclude that your child has been accepted into our program, you will be notified via email and your child will be placed on the roster for the upcoming school year.  

 Please download and fill out application. Applications can be  scan/picture and email to  

Call us today to find out more about our admissions process.

Thank you for your interest in Open Minds Open Hearts!

Our admissions process is designed to help us get to know your family, and to introduce you to our school community and philosophy. Together, we can ensure that our program is a great fit for your child! If you have questions at any time, please email us or call (504) 945-1806

To begin the admissions process, please fill out our online initial inquiry form.

Complete and return this application (pdf). If you prefer an attachment be emailed to you, or hard copy be mailed to you, please contact us, and we would be happy to assist you.

  1. Schedule a tour and one-on-one meeting with the Head of School. You may visit the Open Hearts Open Minds. During this tour, you will meet many of our teachers, and have the opportunity to observe a classroom at work.