Principal’s Message

Dear Habans families,ELMPhoto-2

As your child’s principal,  I am so pleased to welcome you to the 2017-2018 school year. Habans is on the rise, and this year our goals are ambitious but achievable. Our team consists of hard working and dedicated teachers and staff who are here to support you and your students in every aspect of their education and development.

Paul Habans Charter School prepares all students for success in college and a life of opportunity and choice by developing their academic skills, lifelong passions, and personal character.

Our goal at Habans is to have 65% of students reach basic and 30% of students to reach mastery on end of year tests. Parents are integral partners in that mission and we welcome your support and feedback.

If you have any questions about Habans or need assistance, please call the Main Office at (504) 941-1810 or email me at You can also visit us at 3501 Seine Street.

I look forward to working with you and your student this year. We are committed to aiding in your student’s academic success and character development.


Principal Elisabeth LaMotte-Mitchell