St. Dominic School is owned and operated by St. Dominic Parish. The school is established to carry out the teaching ministry of the Catholic Church. As such, the religious and educational work efforts shall at all times be in accordance with the teachings and laws of the Roman Catholic Church and the Archdiocese of New Orleans.
The pastor has established a School Board as an "advisory board" to further the advancement of excellence in Catholic school education for students at St. Dominic School, by providing leadership, direction, and support.
This Advisory Board shall have as its primary concern the ministry of Catholic school education: the spiritual, intellectual, physical, emotional and social development of the students. The Advisory School Board operates under the guidance of the pastor. In collaboration with the principal and in confirmity with the policies of the Archdiocese of New Orleans, the Board shall concern itself with planning, marketing the school to the various communities, opertional vitality of the school, and policy issues pertaining to the general excellence of Catholic education at St. Dominic School.