Top 10 Best Monroe Public Elementary Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 25 public elementary schools serving 9,840 students in Monroe, LA. The top ranked public elementary schools in Monroe, LA are J.s. Clark Magnet Elementary School, Sallie Humble Elementary School and Swartz Upper Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Monroe, LA public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Louisiana public elementary school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 71% statewide average). Elementary schools in Monroe have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public elementary school average of 55% (majority Black).

Best Monroe, LA Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
J.s. Clark Magnet Elementary School
Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1207 Washington Street
Monroe, LA 71201
(318) 322-8976
Grades: PK-6
| 451 students
Rank: #22.
Sallie Humble Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3800 Westminister Avenue
Monroe, LA 71201
(318) 325-7659
Grades: 3-6
| 608 students
Rank: #33.
Swartz Upper Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
400 Lincoln Hill Drive
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 343-1723
Grades: 3-5
| 431 students
Rank: #44.
Cypress Point Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6701 Mosswood Drive
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 345-5666
Grades: PK-6
| 413 students
Rank: #55.
Ouachita Junior High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5500 Blanks Street
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 345-5100
Grades: 6-8
| 428 students
Rank: #66.
Jack Hayes Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3631 Old Sterlington Road
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 343-4560
Grades: PK-5
| 629 students
Rank: #77.
East Ouchita Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
859 Swartz Fairbanks
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 432-2150
Grades: 6-8
| 567 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
New Vision Learning Academy
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
507 Swayze Street
Monroe, LA 71201
(318) 338-9995
Grades: PK-6
| 306 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Robinson Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5101 Reddix Lane
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 322-1784
Grades: PK-5
| 422 students
Rank: #1010.
Barkdull Faulk Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2110 Jackson Street
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 322-1300
Grades: PK-6
| 265 students
Rank: #1111.
Lakeshore School
Math: 54% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
550 Balboa Street
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 343-1173
Grades: PK-5
| 593 students
Rank: #1212.
Roy Neal Shelling Senior Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4200 Elm Street
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 322-9533
Grades: PK-6
| 405 students
Rank: #1313.
Minnie Ruffin Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1801 Parkvidw Drive
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 322-3447
Grades: PK-6
| 569 students
Rank: #1414.
Carver Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 Orange Street
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 322-4245
Grades: PK-6
| 334 students
Rank: #1515.
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1001 Pecan Street
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 410-1378
Grades: 3-6
| 257 students
Rank: #1616.
Berg Jones Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3000 Burg Jones Lane
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 325-8982
Grades: PK-6
| 403 students
Rank: #1717.
Richwood Junior High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5901 Highway 165 S
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 432-2000
Grades: 6-8
| 444 students
Rank: #1818.
Swayze Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 Burg Jones Lane
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 325-1357
Grades: PK-5
| 221 students
Rank: #1919.
Shady Grove Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2204 Ticheli Road
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 323-9941
Grades: PK-5
| 267 students
Rank: #2020.
Madison James Foster Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1310 Richwood Road #1
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 325-7979
Grades: PK-6
| 389 students
Rank: #2121.
Sherrouse School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Sherrouse Avenue
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 343-3258
Grades: K-12
| 75 students
1000 Plum Street
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 322-8501
Grades: PK-2
| 358 students
1905 Spencer Avenue
Monroe, LA 71201
(318) 322-9753
Grades: PK-2
| 559 students
Southside Alternative High School
Special Education School
4701 S Grand Street
Monroe, LA 71202
(318) 362-5000
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
235 Swartz School Rd
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 343-8883
Grades: PK-2
| 446 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Monroe, Louisiana

Monroe, Louisiana Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
400 Harrison St
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 343-6179
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
811 Washington Street
Monroe, LA 71211
(318) 350-6855
Grades: 6-8
| 196 students
300 Sherrouse Avenue
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 343-3258
Grades: 6-8
| 70 students

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