St. Rita School is a state-accredited school under the auspicious of the Archdiocese of New Orleans.  The school is a principle ministry of St Rita Church. St. Rita received SACS accreditation in June of 2010. St. Rita has been administered by the Marianites Sisters of Holy Cross since its doors opened in 1924. Students of all races and creeds, who meet our academic guidelines, are welcome at St. Rita School.

St. Rita School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of their educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school administered programs.