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For the 2021 school year, there are 126 public schools serving 62,666 students in East Baton Rouge Parish, LA. East Baton Rouge Parish has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in East Baton Rouge Parish, LA are Lsu Laboratory School, Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School and Baton Rouge Magnet High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
East Baton Rouge Parish, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in East Baton Rouge Parish have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Top East Baton Rouge Parish Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Lsu Laboratory School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    45 Dalrymple Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70803
    (225) 578-3221

    Grades: K-12 | 1,441 student
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2000 College Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 926-5421

    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Baton Rouge Magnet High School Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1105 Lee Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 383-0520

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,499 student
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Mayfair Laboratory School Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9880 Hyacinth Avenue
    Baton Rouge, LA 70810
    (225) 761-7849

    Grades: K-8 | 389 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts Center Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2040 So Acadian Thwy
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 344-0084

    Grades: PK-5 | 440 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Lee High School Magnet School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1105 Lee Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 924-9406

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,025 student
  • Rank: #77.
    Sherwood Middle Academic Academy Magnet School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1020 Marlbrook
    Baton Rouge, LA 70815
    (225) 272-3090

    Grades: 6-8 | 767 students
  • Rank: #88.
    B. R. Foreign Language Acad. Immersion Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    802 Mayflower
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225) 343-6630

    Grades: PK-5 | 410 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Mckinley Middle Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1550 Eddie Robinson Sr. Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225) 388-0089

    Grades: 6-8 | 753 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Forest Heights Academy Of Excellence Magnet School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7447 Sumrall Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70812
    (225) 355-5681

    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Northwestern Middle School Math: 85% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5200 East Central Avenue
    Zachary, LA 70791
    (225) 654-9201

    Grades: 7-8 | 798 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Central High School Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10200 E Brookside
    Baton Rouge, LA 70805
    (225) 261-3438

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,330 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Zachary High School Math: 88% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4100 Bronco Lane
    Zachary, LA 70791
    (225) 654-2776

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,586 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Belfair Montessori School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4451 Fairfields Ave
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225) 356-6191

    Grades: PK-8 | 326 students
  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Central Middle School Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12656 Sullivan Road
    Baton Rouge, LA 70818
    (225) 261-2237

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,069 student
  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Zachary Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3775 Hemlock Street
    Zachary, LA 70791
    (225) 654-4036

    Grades: 3-4 | 854 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Parkview Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5660 Park Forest
    Baton Rouge, LA 70816
    (225) 293-5615

    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Shenandoah Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    16555 Appomattox Ave
    Baton Rouge, LA 70816
    (225) 293-3560

    Grades: PK-5 | 624 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Crestworth Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11200 Avenue F
    Baton Rouge, LA 70807
    (225) 778-1317

    Grades: PK-5 | 314 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Woodlawn Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8160 Antioch Road
    Baton Rouge, LA 70817
    (225) 756-3681

    Grades: PK-5 | 671 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Copper Mill Elementary Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1300 Independence Blvd.
    Zachary, LA 70791
    (225) 658-1288

    Grades: 5-6 | 860 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Audubon Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    10730 Goodwood Blvd
    Baton Rouge, LA 70815
    (225) 272-2620

    Grades: PK-5 | 534 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Central Intermediate School Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12636 Sullivan Road
    Baton Rouge, LA 70818
    (225) 261-1390

    Grades: 3-5 | 1,116 student
  • Rank: #2424.
    Buchanan Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1222 East Buchanan
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225) 343-4585

    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Brownfields Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11615 Ellen Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70811
    (225) 775-3527

    Grades: PK-5 | 294 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Park Ridge Academic Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5905 Groom Road
    Baker, LA 70714
    (225) 775-5924

    Grades: K-8 | 225 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Geo Prep Academy Of Greater Baton Rouge Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4006 Platt Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70814
    (225) 337-7636

    Grades: K-5 | 289 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Polk Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    408 East Polk
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225) 383-2611

    Grades: PK-5 | 77 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Glen Oaks Park Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5656 Lanier Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70812
    (225) 356-4521

    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    The Dufrocq School Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    330 South 19th St
    Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    (225) 334-7653

    Grades: PK-5 | 653 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10187 Twin Cedars
    Baton Rouge, LA 70816
    (225) 293-9950

    Grades: PK-5 | 643 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Lasalle Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8000 Lasalle
    Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    (225) 927-6130

    Grades: PK-5 | 514 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Magnolia Woods Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    760 Maxine Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 769-6845

    Grades: PK-5 | 535 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Celerity Lanier Charter School Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4705 Lanier Dr.
    Baton Rouge, LA 70812
    (985) 306-9638

    Grades: PK-8 | 257 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Madison Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1555 Madison Avenue
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225) 336-1410

    Grades: 9-12 | 576 students
  • Show 91 more public schools in East Baton Rouge Parish, LA (out of 126 total schools)
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