Top 10 Best Jefferson Parish Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 89 public schools serving 50,447 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 60% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 71% 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).

Best Jefferson Parish Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
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 - 31. - 3.
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: #1 - 31. - 3.
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: #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%
(1)
17 Gretna Blvd.
Gretna, LA 70053
(504) 363-4300
Grades: 9-12
| 405 students
Rank: #99.
J.c. Ellis Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
801 Brockenbraugh Court
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 833-7254
Grades: PK-8
| 762 students
Rank: #1010.
Harahan Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6723 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70123
(504) 737-3918
Grades: PK-5
| 493 students
Rank: #1111.
Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy
Charter School
Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
3837 Loyola Drive
Kenner, LA 70065
(504) 233-4720
Grades: PK-12
| 2,168 students
Rank: #1212.
Chateau Estates Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4121 Medoc Drive
Kenner, LA 70065
(504) 464-5662
Grades: PK-8
| 683 students
Rank: #1313.
Leo E. Kerner Junior Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4924 City Park Drive
Lafitte, LA 70067
(504) 689-4136
Grades: PK-5
| 482 students
Rank: #1414.
Paul J. Solis Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2850 Mt. Laurel Drive
Gretna, LA 70056
(504) 392-7867
Grades: PK-5
| 766 students
Rank: #1515.
Rudolph Matas School
Math: 77% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1201 Elise Street
Metairie, LA 70003
(504) 733-6200
Grades: PK-8
| 561 students
Rank: #1616.
Grand Isle High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
149 Ludwig Lane
Grand Isle, LA 70358
(985) 787-2577
Grades: PK-12
| 142 students
Rank: #1717.
Fisher Middle/High School
Math: 83% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2529 Jean Lafitte Boulevard
Lafitte, LA 70067
(504) 689-3665
Grades: 6-12
| 504 students
Rank: #1818.
Riverdale High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
240 Riverdale Drive
New Orleans, LA 70121
(504) 833-7288
Grades: 9-12
| 1,162 students
Rank: #1919.
Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
26 Earnest Street
Kenner, LA 70065
(504) 443-1236
Grades: PK-5
| 427 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Laureate Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3400 6th Street
Gretna, LA 70054
(504) 349-7600
Grades: PK-3
| 246 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Myrtle C. Thibodeaux Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
537 Avenue D
Westwego, LA 70094
(504) 341-1451
Grades: PK-5
| 284 students
Rank: #2222.
A.c. Alexander Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
600 West Esplanade Avenue
Kenner, LA 70065
(504) 469-7326
Grades: PK-5
| 565 students
Rank: #2323.
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: #2424.
Bridgedale Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
808 Zinnia Street
Metairie, LA 70001
(504) 888-6807
Grades: PK-5
| 458 students
Rank: #2525.
Hazel Park/hilda Knoff School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8809 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70123
(504) 737-6163
Grades: PK-5
| 385 students
Rank: #2626.
Marie B. Riviere Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1564 Lake Avenue
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 835-8439
Grades: PK-5
| 619 students
Rank: #2727.
George Cox Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2630 Belle Chasse Highway
Gretna, LA 70056
(504) 394-5890
Grades: PK-5
| 426 students
Rank: #2828.
Greenlawn Terrace Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1500 38th Street
Kenner, LA 70065
(504) 468-1016
Grades: PK-5
| 547 students
Rank: #2929.
Bissonet Plaza Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6818 Kawanee Avenue
Metairie, LA 70003
(504) 887-0470
Grades: PK-5
| 616 students
Rank: #3030.
Judge Lionel R. Collins Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
500 Pine Street
Marrero, LA 70072
(504) 347-0254
Grades: PK-5
| 386 students
Rank: #3131.
Harold Keller Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5301 Irving Street
Metairie, LA 70003
(504) 887-3836
Grades: PK-5
| 473 students
Rank: #3232.
Green Park Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1409 North Upland Street
Metairie, LA 70003
(504) 466-0205
Grades: PK-5
| 454 students
Rank: #3333.
L.w. Higgins High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7201 Lapalco Boulevard
Marrero, LA 70072
(504) 341-2273
Grades: 9-12
| 1,302 students
Rank: #3434.
John Clancy/joseph Maggiore Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2100 Maine Street
Kenner, LA 70062
(504) 469-3664
Grades: PK-5
| 633 students
Rank: #3535.
Allen Ellender School
Math: 66% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
4501 East Ames Boulevard
Marrero, LA 70072
(504) 341-9469
Grades: PK-8
| 604 students
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Jefferson Parish Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
6201 Camphor St
Metairie, LA 70003
(504) 888-0969
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
1149 Macarthur Blvd
Harvey, LA 70058
(504) 328-1221
Grades: 4-12
| 8 students
1121 Pailet Ave
Harvey, LA 70058
(504) 366-1708
Grades: 5-8
| 148 students
1108 Shrewsbury Rd
New Orleans, LA 70121
(504) 832-6021
Grades: K-6
| 21 students
Deckbar School (Closed 2008)
Special Education School
2012 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
(504) 833-4000
Grades: K-8
| 35 students
4300 Patriot St
Marrero, LA 70072
(504) 368-5962
Grades: 9-12
| 108 students
3400 Sixth St
Harvey, LA 70058
(504) 341-2051
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
500 Maple St
Harvey, LA 70058
(504) 366-7258
Grades: PK-5
| 246 students
8101 Simon Street
Metairie, LA 70003
(504) 934-4875
Grades: K-8
| 429 students
3528 Monford St
New Orleans, LA 70121
(504) 836-0808
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2820 Mt Kennedy Drive
Marrero, LA 70072
(504) 347-4739
Grades: PK-5
| 335 students
2801 Bruin Dr
Kenner, LA 70065
(504) 831-0316
Grades: 9-12
| 82 students
7121 River Rd
Westwego, LA 70094
(504) 436-8336
Grades: PK-5
| 171 students
8101 Simon St
Metairie, LA 70003
(504) 737-3132
Grades: 5-8
| 145 students
6801 River Rd
Westwego, LA 70094
(504) 436-1304
Grades: K-6
| 46 students

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