Tonight is Report Card Night, 4 - 7 PM. Art Show in the Lopez gym!

If you can’t find what you’re looking for here, please call the school office at 504-373-6258 or email us at, and we’ll be happy to answer any questions you have about MJCS.

What kind of school is Morris Jeff?

Morris Jeff Community School (MJCS) is an open-access public school which received its charter approval in October, 2009. It is a Type 5 public charter school. No testing is required for admission.

Where is MJCS located?

Our elementary (PreK through 5th grade) and middle (Grades 6-8) school are located at 211 S. Lopez, New Orleans, LA 70119. We refer to this campus as MJCS. Our high school (Grades 9-10) is located at 1301 N. Derbigny, New Orleans, LA 70116. We refer to this campus as MJHS at Clark.

Which grade levels does MJCS offer?

MJCS currently offers grades PreK (4 years) through Grade 9 and will grow by one grade level each year until we have a full PreK through Grade 12 school.

What type of curriculum does the school offer?

Our school offers the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) Primary Years Program that includes world languages, the arts, physical education, global awareness, celebration of diversity, along with core subjects (math, reading, language, science, social studies). We are currently a candidate school of the IBO, offering the Middle Years Program and are applying for candidacy for the Diploma Program.

Which world language is offered?

Spanish language is a part of every child’s learning every day.

What is the admissions process?

Morris Jeff Community School participates in the OneApp process for student applications. Please visit for more information about applying to our school or call the school admissions coorindator to schedule a tour: 504-373-6258.