Top 10 Best Lafayette Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 31 public schools serving 21,167 students in Lafayette, LA. Lafayette has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in Lafayette, LA are Early College Academy, David Thibodaux Stem Magnet Academy and Myrtle Place Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lafayette, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 71% statewide average). Schools in Lafayette have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Best Lafayette, LA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Early College Academy
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
320 Devalcourt Drive
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 521-8956
Grades: 9-12
| 249 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
David Thibodaux Stem Magnet Academy
Vocational School
Magnet School
Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
805 Teurlings Drive
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 262-5962
Grades: 6-12
| 1,167 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Myrtle Place Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1100 Myrtle Place Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 521-7760
Grades: PK-5
| 334 students
Rank: #44.
Acadiana Renaissance Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
205 Vienne Lane
Lafayette, LA 70507
(337) 374-1209
Grades: K-8
| 887 students
Rank: #55.
Prairie Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2910 Ambassador Caffery Parkwa
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 521-7790
Grades: PK-5
| 744 students
Rank: #66.
L.j. Alleman Middle School
Math: 87% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
600 Roselawn Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70503
(337) 521-7850
Grades: 5-8
| 1,099 students
Rank: #77.
Plantation Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1801 Kaliste Saloom Road
Lafayette, LA 70508
(337) 521-7780
Grades: PK-5
| 687 students
Rank: #88.
Broadmoor Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
609 Broadmoor Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70503
(337) 521-7620
Grades: PK-4
| 649 students
Rank: #99.
Lafayette High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3000 West Congress Street
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 984-5284
Grades: 9-12
| 2,172 students
Rank: #1010.
Ossun Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
400 Rue Scholastique
Lafayette, LA 70507
(337) 521-7770
Grades: PK-5
| 548 students
Rank: #1111.
Woodvale Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
100 Leon Drive
Lafayette, LA 70503
(337) 521-7830
Grades: PK-4
| 645 students
Rank: #1212.
Edgar Martin Middle School
Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
401 Broadmoor Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70503
(337) 521-7910
Grades: 5-8
| 607 students
Rank: #1313.
O. Comeaux High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
100 West Bluebird Drive
Lafayette, LA 70508
(337) 521-7970
Grades: 9-12
| 1,588 students
Rank: #1414.
Acadiana High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
315 Rue Du Belier
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 521-7950
Grades: 9-12
| 1,678 students
Rank: #1515.
Live Oak Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3020 N University Ave
Lafayette, LA 70507
(337) 521-7730
Grades: PK-5
| 699 students
Rank: #1616.
Evangeline Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
610 East Butcher Switch Road
Lafayette, LA 70507
(337) 521-7670
Grades: PK-5
| 599 students
Rank: #1717.
Alice N. Boucher Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Patterson Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7610
Grades: PK-5
| 751 students
Rank: #1818.
Paul Breaux Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1400 South Orange Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7860
Grades: 5-8
| 739 students
Rank: #1919.
Carencro High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
721 West Butcher Switch Road
Lafayette, LA 70507
(337) 521-7960
Grades: 9-12
| 1,117 students
Rank: #2020.
S.j. Montgomery Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Foreman Drive
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 521-7750
Grades: PK-5
| 800 students
Rank: #2121.
Lafayette Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1301 West University Avenue
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 521-7900
Grades: 5-8
| 512 students
Rank: #2222.
J.w. Faulk Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
711 East Willow Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7680
Grades: PK-5
| 533 students
Rank: #2323.
Willow Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 45% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1818 Northeast Evangeline Thro
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 534-8218
Grades: K-8
| 491 students
Rank: #2424.
Edward J Sam Accelerated School Of Lafayette
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
200 18th St.
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7560
Grades: 7-12
| 181 students
Rank: #2525.
Northside High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
301 Dunand Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7990
Grades: 9-12
| 725 students
Rank: #2626.
Acadian Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4201 Moss Street
Lafayette, LA 70507
(337) 521-7840
Grades: 5-8
| 407 students
Rank: #2727.
N. P. Moss Preparatory Academy
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
801 Mudd Ave.
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7590
Grades: K-12
| 109 students
Algiers Technology Academy
Charter School
6501 Berkley Dr.
Lafayette, LA 70507
(504) 302-7071
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Jcfa Lafayette
Charter School
Math: <50%
1501 Ambassador Caffery Parkwa
Lafayette, LA 70506
(504) 452-5689
Grades: 9-12
| 27 students
200 Clara Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7810
Grades: PK
| 423 students
W. D. & Mary Baker Smith Career Center
Vocational School
200 18th Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7570
Grades: 8-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lafayette, Louisiana

Lafayette, Louisiana Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
516 East Pinhook Rd
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7580
Grades: 4-12
| n/a students
516 East Pinhook Rd
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 235-6721
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
100 Poydras
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 232-3844
Grades: 5-11
| n/a students
Lafayette Charter High School (Closed 2013)
Alternative School
Charter School
516 East Pinhook St
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7585
Grades: 9-12
| 98 students
805 Teurlings Dr
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7920
Grades: 4-8
| 328 students
326 Gauthier Road
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 233-2140
Grades: PK-5
| 215 students

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