Top 3 Best 70447 Louisiana Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 2,782 students in 70447, LA.
The top ranked public schools in 70447, LA are Joseph B. Lancaster Elementary School, Madisonville Junior High School and Madisonville Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 70447 have an average math proficiency score of 85% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 89% (versus the 71% statewide average). Schools in 70447, LA have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Best 70447, LA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Joseph B. Lancaster Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
133 Pine Creek Drive
Madisonville, LA 70447
(985) 792-0156
Grades: 3-5
| 933 students
Rank: #22.
Madisonville Junior High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
106 Cedar Street
Madisonville, LA 70447
(985) 845-3355
Grades: 6-8
| 880 students
317 Highway 1077
Madisonville, LA 70447
(985) 845-3671
Grades: PK-2
| 969 students

Recent Articles

Technology in Public Schools
Technology in Public Schools
Learn how technology is being implemented and funded in public schools.
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
We report on a new policy in Massachusetts that impacts one of the largest school districts in the country, as well as the rest of the state. The gender identity policy strives to ensure all students are treated equally, but it is not without plenty of concern by opponents.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.