Top 10 Best Louisiana Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 78 blue ribbon public schools serving 42,595 students in Louisiana.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Louisiana are Baton Rouge Magnet High School, Caddo Parish Magnet High School and Caddo Parish Middle Magnet School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Louisiana blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 85% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 87% (versus the 71% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Best Louisiana Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Baton Rouge Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1105 Lee Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 383-0520
Grades: 9-12
| 1,499 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Caddo Parish Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1601 Viking Drive
Shreveport, LA 71101
(318) 221-2501
Grades: 9-12
| 1,054 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Caddo Parish Middle Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7635 Cornelious Drive
Shreveport, LA 71106
(318) 868-6588
Grades: 6-8
| 1,235 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
626 Eden Boulevard
Shreveport, LA 71106
(318) 861-7654
Grades: K-5
| 505 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Haynes Academy School For Advanced Studies
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
1416 Metairie Road
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 837-8300
Grades: 6-12
| 823 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
701 Churchill Pkwy
Westwego, LA 70094
(504) 838-2249
Grades: 6-12
| 678 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
South Highlands Elementary Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
831 Erie Street
Shreveport, LA 71106
(318) 865-5119
Grades: PK-5
| 501 students
Rank: #8 - 108. - 10.
Lake Forest Elementary Charter School
Charter School
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
11110 Lake Forest Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70128
(504) 826-7140
Grades: K-8
| 629 students
Rank: #8 - 108. - 10.
Lsu Laboratory School
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
45 Dalrymple Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
(225) 578-3221
Grades: K-12
| 1,441 students
Rank: #8 - 108. - 10.
Lusher Charter School
Charter School
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5624 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 304-3960
Grades: K-12
| 1,761 students
Rank: #1111.
Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2000 College Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 926-5421
Grades: PK-5
| 443 students
Rank: #1212.
Benjamin Franklin High School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
2001 Leon C. Simon Drive
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 286-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 970 students
Rank: #1313.
Sherwood Middle Academic Academy
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1020 Marlbrook
Baton Rouge, LA 70815
(225) 272-3090
Grades: 6-8
| 767 students
Rank: #14 - 2214. - 22.
Airline Park Academy For Advanced Studies
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6201 Camphor Street
Metairie, LA 70003
(504) 888-0969
Grades: PK-5
| 376 students
Rank: #14 - 2214. - 22.
B. R. Foreign Language Acad. Immersion Magnet
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
802 Mayflower
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(225) 343-6630
Grades: PK-5
| 410 students
Rank: #14 - 2214. - 22.
Early College Academy
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
320 Devalcourt Drive
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 521-8956
Grades: 9-12
| 249 students
Rank: #14 - 2214. - 22.
Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
701 Amelia Street
Gretna, LA 70053
(504) 366-3582
Grades: PK-5
| 363 students
Rank: #14 - 2214. - 22.
Metairie Academy For Advanced Studies
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
201 Metairie Road
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 833-5539
Grades: PK-5
| 379 students
Rank: #14 - 2214. - 22.
Morehouse Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
909 Larche Lane
Bastrop, LA 71220
(318) 281-3126
Grades: PK-8
| 280 students
Rank: #14 - 2214. - 22.
T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2711 Common Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
(337) 217-4680
Grades: K-5
| 298 students
Rank: #14 - 2214. - 22.
Thomas Jefferson High School For Advanced Studies
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
17 Gretna Blvd.
Gretna, LA 70053
(504) 363-4300
Grades: 9-12
| 405 students
Rank: #14 - 2214. - 22.
Vincent Settlement Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1072 Vincent Settlement Road
Sulphur, LA 70663
(337) 217-4580
Grades: PK-5
| 416 students
Rank: #2323.
Indian Bayou Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1603 La Highway 700
Rayne, LA 70578
(337) 334-4070
Grades: PK-5
| 208 students
Rank: #2424.
Avoyelles Public Charter School
Charter School
Math: 94% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
201 Longfellow Rd
Mansura, LA 71350
(318) 240-8285
Grades: K-12
| 741 students
Rank: #2525.
Mckinley Middle Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 88% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1550 Eddie Robinson Sr. Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(225) 388-0089
Grades: 6-8
| 753 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Erath High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
808 South Broadway
Erath, LA 70533
(337) 937-8451
Grades: 9-12
| 564 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Forked Island/e. Broussard Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
19635 Columbus Road
Abbeville, LA 70510
(337) 642-9100
Grades: PK-8
| 310 students
Rank: #2828.
Stockwell Place Elementary School
Math: 96% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(4)
5801 Shed Road
Bossier City, LA 71111
(318) 549-5820
Grades: K-5
| 808 students
Rank: #2929.
Sixth Ward Middle School
Math: 89% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1865 Choctaw Road
Thibodaux, LA 70301
(985) 633-2449
Grades: 6-8
| 246 students
Rank: #3030.
Tchefuncte Middle School
Math: 88% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1530 West Causeway Approach
Mandeville, LA 70471
(985) 626-7118
Grades: 4-6
| 804 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
N.s.u. Middle Lab School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Tec Bldg. N.s.u. Pod A
Natchitoches, LA 71497
(318) 357-4509
Grades: 6-8
| 176 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
North Desoto High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2571 Hwy. 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
(318) 925-6917
Grades: 8-12
| 702 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
Stephensville Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3243 Highway 70
Morgan City, LA 70380
(985) 385-1366
Grades: PK-8
| 126 students
Rank: #3434.
Anacoco High School
Math: 92% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
4740 Port Arthur Avenue
Anacoco, LA 71403
(337) 239-3039
Grades: 7-12
| 380 students
Rank: #3535.
Forest Heights Academy Of Excellence
Magnet School
Math: 86% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7447 Sumrall Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70812
(225) 355-5681
Grades: PK-5
| 435 students
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