Edward Hynes Charter Elementary School serves children in Pre-K gifted and Kindergarten through 8th Grade.
Hynes Charter School is SACS (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools) accredited with an “A” rating. Hynes offers a challenging academic curriculum that includes a progressive literacy program, gifted and talented courses, a partnership with the UNO College of Education, classes in art, instrumental music, vocal music, library, theater and physical education. It boasts an exceptionally low student-teacher ratio of 18:1. The Hynes staff is 100 percent certified with over 40 percent holding Masters Degrees or higher in Education. In addition, Hynes offers a French Immersion program for grades Kindergarten-thru-5th that instructs students in Math, Science, and Social Studies using the French language in an applied manner. Students enrolled in traditional classes are also enrolled in 30 minutes of French language per day. Hynes is proud of the collaborative culture that it fosters with distributed leadership and shared decision-making.
Hynes participates in the OneApp system for applications. Applicants should go to enrollnola.org to apply.
For more information, please call 504-324-7160, or visit the school website at www.hynesschool.org