Top 5 Best De Soto Parish Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 4,816 students in De Soto Parish, LA (there are 1 private school, serving 197 private students). 96% of all K-12 students in De Soto Parish, LA are educated in public schools (compared to the LA state average of 85%).
The top ranked public schools in De Soto Parish, LA are North Desoto High School, North Desoto Middle School 6-8 and North Desoto Upper Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
De Soto Parish, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in De Soto Parish have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 57% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in De Soto Parish (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
North Desoto High School
(Math: 80% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2571 Hwy. 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
(318) 925-6917
Grades: 8-12
| 811 students
Rank: #22.
North Desoto Middle School 6-8
(Math: 59% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2535 Hwy. 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
(318) 925-4520
Grades: 6-8
| 544 students
Rank: #33.
North Desoto Upper Elementary School
(Math: 41% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2535 Highway 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
(318) 925-1610
Grades: 2-5
| 739 students
Rank: #44.
Logansport High School
(Math: 28% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
17228 Hwy. 5
Logansport, LA 71049
(318) 697-4338
Grades: PK-12
| 580 students
Rank: #55.
Stanley High School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
14323 Hwy. 84
Logansport, LA 71049
(318) 697-2664
Grades: PK-12
| 378 students
Rank: #66.
Mansfield Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1915 Mcarthur Dr
Mansfield, LA 71052
(318) 872-1772
Grades: PK-4
| 522 students
Rank: #77.
Mansfield Middle School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1915 Mcarthur Dr
Mansfield, LA 71052
(318) 872-1309
Grades: 5-8
| 372 students
Rank: #88.
Mansfield High School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Kings Highway
Mansfield, LA 71052
(318) 872-0793
Grades: 8-12
| 373 students
Rank: n/an/a
2623 Hwy 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
(318) 925-2383
Grades: PK-1
| 497 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in De Soto Parish, LA

De Soto Parish Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1199 Cool Springs Rd
Logansport, LA 71049
(318) 697-4365
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students
2269 Whaley St
Mansfield, LA 71052
(318) 871-0493
Grades: 6-12
| 18 students
2269 Whaley St
Mansfield, LA 71052
(318) 871-0493
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
17228 Hwy 5
Logansport, LA 71049
(318) 697-4873
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1915 Mcarthur Dr.
Mansfield, LA 71052
(318) 872-3979
Grades: PK-2
| 502 students
200 All Saints Rd
Pelican, LA 71063
(318) 755-2318
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in De Soto Parish, LA?
The top ranked public schools in De Soto Parish, LA include North Desoto High School, North Desoto Middle School 6-8 and North Desoto Upper Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in De Soto Parish, LA?
9 public schools are located in De Soto Parish, LA.
What percentage of students in De Soto Parish, LA go to public school?
96% of all K-12 students in De Soto Parish, LA are educated in public schools (compared to the LA state average of 85%).
What is the racial composition of students in De Soto Parish, LA?
De Soto Parish, LA public schools minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public schools average of 57% (majority Black).

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