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For the 2021 school year, there are 89 public schools serving 49,484 students in Jefferson Parish, LA. Jefferson Parish has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson Parish, LA are Haynes Academy School For Advanced Studies, L. W. Ruppel Academy For Advanced Studies and Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jefferson Parish, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in Jefferson Parish have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Jefferson Parish Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Haynes Academy School For Advanced Studies Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1416 Metairie Road
    Metairie, LA 70005
    (504) 837-8300

    Grades: 6-12 | 823 students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    L. W. Ruppel Academy For Advanced Studies Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    815 Huey P. Long Avenue
    Gretna, LA 70053
    (504) 349-7768

    Grades: 6-8 | 211 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy Magnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    701 Churchill Pkwy
    Westwego, LA 70094
    (504) 838-2249

    Grades: 6-12 | 678 students
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    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: #4-84.-8.
    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: #4-84.-8.
    Marrero Academy For Advanced Studies Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2820 Mount Kennedy Drive
    Marrero, LA 70072
    (504) 347-4739

    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
  • Rank: #4-84.-8.
    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: #4-84.-8.
    Thomas Jefferson High School For Advanced Studies Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    17 Gretna Blvd.
    Gretna, LA 70053
    (504) 363-4300

    Grades: 9-12 | 405 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Harahan Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6723 Jefferson Highway
    New Orleans, LA 70123
    (504) 737-3918

    Grades: PK-5 | 493 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy Charter School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2504 Maine Avenue
    Kenner, LA 70062
    (504) 233-4720

    Grades: PK-10 | 1,205 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Leo E. Kerner Junior Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4924 City Park Drive
    Lafitte, LA 70067
    (504) 689-4136

    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Bridgedale Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    808 Zinnia Street
    Metairie, LA 70001
    (504) 888-6807

    Grades: PK-5 | 458 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Riverdale High School Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    240 Riverdale Drive
    New Orleans, LA 70121
    (504) 833-7288

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,162 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Paul J. Solis Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2850 Mt. Laurel Drive
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504) 392-7867

    Grades: PK-5 | 766 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Chateau Estates Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4121 Medoc Drive
    Kenner, LA 70065
    (504) 464-5662

    Grades: PK-8 | 683 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Rudolph Matas School Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1201 Elise Street
    Metairie, LA 70003
    (504) 733-6200

    Grades: PK-8 | 561 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Grand Isle High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    149 Ludwig Lane
    Grand Isle, LA 70358
    (985) 787-2577

    Grades: PK-12 | 142 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Marie B. Riviere Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1564 Lake Avenue
    Metairie, LA 70005
    (504) 835-8439

    Grades: PK-5 | 619 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    J.c. Ellis Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    801 Brockenbraugh Court
    Metairie, LA 70005
    (504) 833-7254

    Grades: PK-8 | 762 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Congetta Trippe Janet Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2500 Bent Tree Lane
    Marrero, LA 70072
    (504) 340-0487

    Grades: PK-5 | 675 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    26 Earnest Street
    Kenner, LA 70065
    (504) 443-1236

    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Fisher Middle/High School Math: 79% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2529 Jean Lafitte Boulevard
    Lafitte, LA 70067
    (504) 689-3665

    Grades: 6-12 | 504 students
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    A.c. Alexander Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    600 West Esplanade Avenue
    Kenner, LA 70065
    (504) 469-7326

    Grades: PK-5 | 565 students
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Harold Keller Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5301 Irving Street
    Metairie, LA 70003
    (504) 887-3836

    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Green Park Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1409 North Upland Street
    Metairie, LA 70003
    (504) 466-0205

    Grades: PK-5 | 454 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    East Jefferson High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    400 Phlox Street
    Metairie, LA 70001
    (504) 888-7171

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,203 student
  • Rank: #2727.
    Laureate Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3400 6th Street
    Gretna, LA 70054
    (504) 349-7600

    Grades: PK-3 | 246 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Ella Dolhonde Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    219 Severn Avenue
    Metairie, LA 70001
    (504) 837-5370

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Myrtle C. Thibodeaux Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    537 Avenue D
    Westwego, LA 70094
    (504) 341-1451

    Grades: PK-5 | 284 students
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Washington Montessori Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    606 Clay Street
    Kenner, LA 70062
    (504) 464-9111

    Grades: PK-5 | 246 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    George Cox Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2630 Belle Chasse Highway
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504) 394-5890

    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Joshua Butler Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 Fourth Street
    Westwego, LA 70094
    (504) 341-1351

    Grades: PK-5 | 448 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Ella C. Pittman Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3800 Thirteenth Street
    Harvey, LA 70058
    (504) 340-4937

    Grades: PK-5 | 572 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Bonella A. St. Ville Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1121 Pailet Street
    Harvey, LA 70058
    (504) 366-1708

    Grades: PK-5 | 387 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Phoebe Hearst School Math: 66% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5208 Wabash Street
    Metairie, LA 70001
    (504) 887-8814

    Grades: PK-5 | 617 students
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