Q: Does it cost to attend Lafayette Online Academy?

A: No. Lafayette Online Academy is TUITION FREE! All books and materials are complimentary.

Q: Is it possible to speak face-to- face with someone about my child’s education?

A: Absolutely! Our administrative offices are located at 312 Almonaster Road in Youngsville (Southside High School). With our open-door policy, students and their families can visit with their principal or their school counselor during our regular business hours. Contact Us

Q: Are social activities offered throughout the year the school year?

A: Yes! LOA offers its students exciting field trips to our state’s most popular attractions and the opportunity to interact with other online students at meet-up events held throughout the school year.

Q: Are students allowed to participate in extra-curricular activities at their zone school?

A: Yes! LOA students can participate in extra-curricular activities (except athletics-at this time) offered at their zone school.

Q: Can LOA students attend their zone school Graduation?

A: Yes! LOA students may participate in their zone school’s Graduation held at the Cajun Dome.

Q: If a student needs help, can they contact a live teacher?

A: Yes! All LOA students have access to live, Louisiana-Certified teachers who are a simple click, email or phone call away. At our Lafayette Learning Lab, middle and high school students can meet face-to-face with live teachers and tutors for assistance.

Q: Is Lafayette Online Academy part of the Lafayette Parish School System?

A: Yes. Lafayette Online Academy is an LPSS School of Choice. Credits earned by students are Lafayette Parish School System Carnegie Units. Furthermore, students who graduate through LOA are official graduates of the LPSS high school for which they are zoned.