Top 5 Best Lafourche Parish Public High Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 5 public high schools serving 4,375 students in Lafourche Parish, LA.
The top ranked public high schools in Lafourche Parish, LA are Central Lafourche High School, South Lafourche High School and Thibodaux High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lafourche Parish, LA public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 75% (versus the Louisiana public high school average of 66%), and reading proficiency score of 78% (versus the 73% statewide average). High schools in Lafourche Parish have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Louisiana public high schools.
Lafourche Parish, LA public high school have a Graduation Rate of 93%, which is more than the Louisiana average of 82%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Central Lafourche High School, with 96% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Louisiana or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public high school average of 52% (majority Black).

Best Lafourche Parish Public High Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Lafourche High School
Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4820 Hwy 1
Raceland, LA 70394
(985) 532-3319
Grades: 9-12
| 1,363 students
Rank: #22.
South Lafourche High School
Math: 88% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
16911 East Main Street
Cut Off, LA 70345
(985) 632-5721
Grades: 9-12
| 1,063 students
Rank: #33.
Thibodaux High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1355 Tiger Drive
Thibodaux, LA 70301
(985) 447-4071
Grades: 9-12
| 1,379 students
Rank: #44.
Virtual Academy Of Lafourche
Charter School
Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
639 Harrison Street
Thibodaux, LA 70301
(985) 446-2877
Grades: K-12
| 494 students
Rank: #55.
Rapides Training Academy
Special Education School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4020 Aaron Street
Thibodaux, LA 70302
(318) 443-6694
Grades: K-12
| 76 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lafourche Parish, LA

Lafourche Parish Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
942 Hwy 90 East
Raceland, LA 70394
(985) 537-1553
Grades: 4-12
| n/a students
2525 Veterans Blvd.
Thibodaux, LA 70301
(985) 448-1436
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
690 East First Street
Thibodaux, LA 70301
(504) 449-5181
Grades: K-12
| 1 students

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