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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 27 public schools in Ascension Parish, LA, serving 22,223 students.
  • Ascension Parish, LA public school have an average math proficiency score of 78% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 81% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in Ascension Parish have an average ranking in the top 10% of Louisiana public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Ascension Parish, LA are Prairieville Middle School, Dutchtown Primary School and Prairieville Primary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 18:1.

Top Ascension Parish Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Central Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 50%
    14101 Roddy Road
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-6400

    Grades: 6-8 | 653 students
  • Central Primary School Math: 75% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 50%
    41469 La Hwy 621
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-7700

    Grades: PK-5 | 794 students
  • Donaldsonville High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    100 Tiger Drive
    Geismar, LA 70734
    (225)391-7900

    Grades: 9-12 | 455 students
  • Donaldsonville Primary School
    38210 Hwy 3089
    Geismar, LA 70734
    (225)391-7600

    Grades: PK-2 | 449 students
  • Duplessis Primary School Math: 71% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 50%
    38101 Hwy 621
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-6650

    Grades: PK-5 | 727 students
  • Dutchtown High School Math: 90% | Reading: 89%
    Rank: Top 10%
    13165 Hwy 73
    Geismar, LA 70734
    (225)391-6200

    Grades: 9-12 | 2333 students
  • Dutchtown Middle School Math: 88% | Reading: 89%
    Rank: Top 10%
    13078 Hwy 73
    Geismar, LA 70734
    (225)391-7800

    Grades: 6-8 | 902 students
  • Dutchtown Primary School Math: 91% | Reading: 91%
    Rank: Top 5%
    13046 Hwy 73
    Geismar, LA 70734
    (225)391-7850

    Grades: PK-5 | 824 students
  • East Ascension High School Math: 75% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 50%
    612 E Worthy Street
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1802 students
  • G. W. Carver Primary School Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
    Rank: Top 20%
    11310 Legacy Oaks Lane
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-6800

    Grades: PK-5 | 578 students
  • Galvez Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 20%
    42018 Hwy 933
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225)391-6350

    Grades: 6-8 | 630 students
  • Galvez Primary School Math: 86% | Reading: 87%
    Rank: Top 10%
    16093 Henderson Bayou Road
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225)391-6600

    Grades: PK-5 | 716 students
  • Gonzales Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1502 West Orice Roth Street
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-6450

    Grades: 6-8 | 711 students
  • Gonzales Primary School Math: 56% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    521 North Burnside Avenue
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-6700

    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
  • Lake Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 88%
    Rank: Top 10%
    14185 Hwy 431
    Saint Amant, LA 70774
    (225)391-6550

    Grades: PK-8 | 887 students
  • Lakeside Primary School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 30%
    16500 La Hwy 431
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225)391-7750

    Grades: PK-5 | 668 students
  • Lowery Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2389-b Hwy 1 South
    Donaldsonville, LA 70346
    (225)391-7500

    Grades: 3-5 | 338 students
  • Lowery Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2389-a Hwy 1 South
    Donaldsonville, LA 70346
    (225)391-7550

    Grades: 6-8 | 338 students
  • Oak Grove Primary School Math: 91% | Reading: 88%
    Rank: Top 10%
    17550 Old Jefferson Hwy
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225)391-6750

    Grades: PK-5 | 983 students
  • Pecan Grove Primary School Math: 76% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1712 South Pecan Grove Avenue
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-7450

    Grades: PK-5 | 528 students
  • Prairieville Middle School Math: 91% | Reading: 93%
    Rank: Top 5%
    16200 Hwy 930
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225)391-6300

    Grades: 6-8 | 955 students
  • Prairieville Primary School Math: 92% | Reading: 88%
    Rank: Top 5%
    40228 Parker Road
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225)391-7400

    Grades: PK-5 | 926 students
  • St. Amant High School Math: 91% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 20%
    12035 Hwy 431
    Saint Amant, LA 70774
    (225)391-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2038 students
  • St. Amant Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 84%
    Rank: Top 30%
    44317 Hwy 429
    Saint Amant, LA 70774
    (225)391-6500

    Grades: 6-8 | 584 students
  • St. Amant Primary School Math: 83% | Reading: 89%
    Rank: Top 10%
    44365 Hwy 429
    Saint Amant, LA 70774
    (225)391-7950

    Grades: PK-5 | 509 students
  • Sorrento Primary School Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Top 50%
    42111 North City Parc Drive
    Sorrento, LA 70778
    (225)391-6900

    Grades: PK-5 | 572 students
  • Spanish Lake Primary School Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
    Rank: Top 10%
    13323 Bluff Road
    Geismar, LA 70734
    (225)391-7650

    Grades: PK-5 | 850 students
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