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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 12 top public schools in 70601, Louisiana, serving 4,192 students.
  • Public schools in zipcode 70601 have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus Louisiana public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus 70% Louisiana statewide average). Their average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School, with ≥95% math proficiency and ≥95% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Louisiana or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black) , which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 15:1.

70601, LA Public Schools (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Lake Charles Barbe Elementary School
    400 Penn Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4660

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Lake Charles Combre-fondel Elementary School
    2115 Fitzenrieter Rd.
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4890

    Grades: 3-5 | 169 students
  • Lake Charles Jessie D. Clifton Elementary School
    100 N Prater St
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4420

    Grades: PK-2 | 460 students
  • Lake Charles John J. Johnson II Elementary School
    500 Malcolm Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4900

    Grades: PK-2 | 282 students
  • Lake Charles Oak Park Elementary School
    2001 18th Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4850

    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
  • Lake Charles Oak Park Middle School
    2200 Oak Park Blvd
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4830

    Grades: 6-8 | 451 students
  • Lake Charles Pearl Watson Elementary School
    1300 5th Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4860

    Grades: PK-5 | 337 students
  • Lake Charles Ralph F. Wilson Elementary School
    1400 Opelousas Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4750

    Grades: 3-5 | 205 students
  • Lake Charles Ray D. Molo Middle Magnet School
    2300 Medora
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (318)217-4710

    Grades: 6-8 | 398 students
  • Lake Charles T. H. Watkins Elementary School
    2501 Seventh Avenue
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4590

    Grades: PK-5 | 290 students
  • Lake Charles T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School
    2711 Common Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4680

    Grades: K-5 | 308 students
  • Lake Charles Washington/marion Magnet High School
    2802 Pineview Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4540

    Grades: 8-12 | 551 students
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