Washington Parish Public Schools

There are 19 public schools in Washington County, Louisiana, serving 7,277 students.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the state average of 14:1.

Washington Parish Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • BogalusaBogalusa High School
    100 M.j. Israel Dr
    354 students | Gr. 8-12
  • Bogalusa
    Bogalusa Middle School
    1403 North Ave
    434 students | Gr. 5-8
  • Bogalusa
    Bogalusa New Technical High School
    100 M. J. Israel Dr
    105 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Bogalusa
    Byrd Avenue Elementary School
    1600 Byrd Ave
    315 students | Gr. KG-4
  • Bogalusa
    Denhamtown Elementary School
    1101 Ave M
    132 students | Gr. PK
  • FranklintonEnon Elementary School
    14058 Hwy 16
    323 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Franklinton
    Franklinton Elementary School
    345 Jaguar Dr
    537 students | Gr. 3-5
  • Franklinton
    Franklinton High School
    1 Demon Circle
    868 students | Gr. 8-12
  • Franklinton
    Franklinton Junior High School
    617 Main St
    690 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Franklinton
    Franklinton Primary School
    610 T.w. Barker Dr
    633 students | Gr. PK-2
  • Mt. HermonMt. Hermon School
    36119 Hwy 38
    Mt. HermonLA70450
    514 students | Gr. PK-12
  • BogalusaNorthside Technology Middle School
    517 Mississippi Ave
    209 students | Gr. 3-8
  • FranklintonPine School
    28315 Hwy 424
    601 students | Gr. 6-12
  • BogalusaPleasant Hill Elementary School
    725 Ave C
    308 students | Gr. KG-4
  • AngieRayburn Correctional Institute High School
    Special Education School
    27268 Hwy 21
    Special Education School
    10 students | Gr. 10-12
  • BogalusaSuperior Avenue Elementary School
    625 Superior Ave
    300 students | Gr. KG-4
  • FranklintonThomas Elementary School
    30341 Hwy 424
    601 students | Gr. PK-5
  • VarnadoVarnado High School
    25543 Washington St


     students | Gr. 6-12
  • AngieWesley Ray Elementary School
    30523 Wesley Ray Rd
    343 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Washington County County Statistics (LA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 47,799 people 4,521,401 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 12% 16%
Median Household Income $29,238 $40,912
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School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Washington Parish, LA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.54, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.57. The most diverse school district in Washington Parish is East Metro Integration District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or in the USA.