Top 10 Best Jefferson Davis Parish Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 5,935 students in Jefferson Davis Parish, LA. Jefferson Davis Parish has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson Davis Parish, LA are Lake Arthur Elementary School, Lacassine High School and Welsh High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jefferson Davis Parish, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in Jefferson Davis Parish have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Jefferson Davis Parish Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Lake Arthur Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    500 Mill Avenue
    Lake Arthur, LA 70549
    (337) 774-3323

    Grades: PK-6 | 546 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Lacassine High School Math: 76% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    409 Algonia Avenue
    Lacassine, LA 70650
    (337) 588-4206

    Grades: PK-12 | 681 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Welsh High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    306 East Bourgeois Street
    Welsh, LA 70591
    (337) 734-2361

    Grades: 9-12 | 346 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Elton Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    614 Powell Road
    Elton, LA 70532
    (337) 584-2892

    Grades: PK-5 | 264 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Welsh Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    222 East Bourgeois Street
    Welsh, LA 70591
    (337) 734-2351

    Grades: PK-5 | 502 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Lake Arthur High School Math: 74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4374 Tiger Lane
    Lake Arthur, LA 70549
    (337) 774-5152

    Grades: 7-12 | 426 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Hathaway High School Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4040 Pine Island Highway
    Jennings, LA 70546
    (337) 824-4452

    Grades: PK-12 | 559 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Fenton Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    509 First Street
    Fenton, LA 70640
    (337) 756-2326

    Grades: PK-8 | 120 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Welsh-roanoke Junior High School Math: 64% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    8150 West Highway 90
    Roanoke, LA 70581
    (337) 753-2317

    Grades: 6-8 | 221 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Jennings Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    620 Florence Street
    Jennings, LA 70546
    (337) 824-4972

    Grades: 3-6 | 565 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Elton High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    903 Second Street
    Elton, LA 70532
    (337) 584-2991

    Grades: 6-12 | 260 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Jennings High School Math: 54% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2310 N Sherman Street
    Jennings, LA 70546
    (337) 824-0642

    Grades: 7-12 | 912 students
  • Rank: #1313.208 East Shankland Avenue
    Jennings, LA 70546
    (337) 824-1235

    Grades: PK-2 | 533 students
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