Prospective students and their parents will have an opportunity to learn more about the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts on Friday, Nov. 10, when the school hosts its annual Exploration Day from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Students in grades eight through 11, along with their families, are invited to tour the campus, meet staff and current students and sit in on classes led by the third-ranked faculty in the nation.

Exploration Day is held three times a year and is designed to give an overview of the academic, social and residential life programs that LSMSA offers. The winter Exploration Day will be held on Saturday, Jan. 20. Another Exploration Day is scheduled for Friday, March 9.

LSMSA is the only state-funded residential high school for high-achieving and motivated sophomores, juniors and seniors. Each year students from all across the state seek admission. The school offers college level classes in a disciplined, nurturing environment. Students are exposed to rich opportunities through an extensive curriculum in all subject areas.

To register for Exploration Day, visit and visit the admissions section. For more information call (800) 259-3173.