Top 10 Best Louisiana Public Schools (2022)

Louisiana is the #26 largest school system in the United States, serving 714,071 students across the 1,388 public schools for the 2022 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Louisiana is 65%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 71%.
Minority enrollment is 55% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 18:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(LA) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
7%
Black
43%
White
45%
Two or more races
2%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Louisiana (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
Baton Rouge Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1105 Lee Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 383-0520
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
Caddo Parish Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1601 Viking Drive
Shreveport, LA 71101
(318) 221-2501
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
Caddo Parish Middle Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
7635 Cornelious Drive
Shreveport, LA 71106
(318) 868-6588
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
626 Eden Boulevard
Shreveport, LA 71106
(318) 861-7654
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
Fairfield Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
6215 Fairfield Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71106
(318) 868-9826
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
Haynes Academy School For Advanced Studies
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-12
1416 Metairie Road
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 837-8300
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
L. W. Ruppel Academy For Advanced Studies
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
815 Huey P. Long Avenue
Gretna, LA 70053
(504) 349-7768
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
Mayfair Laboratory School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-8
9880 Hyacinth Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
(225) 761-7849
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-12
701 Churchill Pkwy
Westwego, LA 70094
(504) 838-2249
Rank: #1 - 111. - 11.
Phoenix Magnet Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-5
4500 Lincoln Road
Alexandria, LA 71302
(318) 445-6296

Best Louisiana Public Schools by County (2022)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
27
9,834
33%
11
4,316
27%
27
22,223
43%
34
23,822
45%
65
38,934
71%
61
34,437
45%
8
3,010
16%
22
11,683
56%
89
50,447
75%
48
32,889
54%
32
14,661
37%
15
6,532
55%
86
50,051
89%
59
28,444
54%
51
23,457
49%
13
3,769
54%
11
4,706
49%
23
9,057
57%
5
2,608
54%
22
10,737
29%
18
8,840
32%
15
6,219
46%
8
2,270
40%

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