Top 10 Best 70501 Louisiana Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 4,997 students in 70501, LA (there are 9 private schools, serving 3,995 private students). 56% of all K-12 students in 70501, LA are educated in public schools (compared to the LA state average of 85%).
The top ranked public schools in 70501, LA are David Thibodaux Stem Magnet Academy, Paul Breaux Middle School and Alice N. Boucher Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 70501 have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 29%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 40% statewide average). Schools in 70501, LA have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 57% (majority Black).

Best 70501, LA Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
David Thibodaux Stem Magnet Academy
Vocational School
Magnet School
Math: 47% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
805 Teurlings Drive
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 262-5962
Grades: 6-12
| 1,392 students
Rank: #22.
Paul Breaux Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1400 South Orange Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7860
Grades: 5-8
| 711 students
Rank: #33.
Alice N. Boucher Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Patterson Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7610
Grades: PK-5
| 433 students
Rank: #44.
Edward J Sam Accelerated School Of Lafayette
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 18th St.
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7560
Grades: 7-12
| 123 students
Rank: #55.
Northside High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Dunand Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7990
Grades: 9-12
| 634 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Dr. Raphael A. Baranco Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
801 Mudd Ave.
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7500
Grades: K-5
| 302 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
J.w. Faulk Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
711 East Willow Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7680
Grades: PK-5
| 443 students
Rank: #88.
Willow Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 8% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1818 Northeast Evangeline Thro
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 534-8218
Grades: K-8
| 678 students
Rank: n/an/a
200 Clara Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7810
Grades: PK
| 281 students
Rank: n/an/a
W. D. & Mary Baker Smith Career Center
Vocational School
200 18th Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7570
Grades: 8-12
| 0 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 70501 Louisiana

70501, 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

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 70501, LA?
How many public schools are located in 70501, LA?
10 public schools are located in 70501, LA.
What percentage of students in 70501, LA go to public school?
56% of all K-12 students in 70501, LA are educated in public schools (compared to the LA state average of 85%).
What is the racial composition of students in 70501, LA?
70501, LA public schools minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public schools average of 57% (majority Black).

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