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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 12 public schools in Opelousas, LA, serving 5,207 students.
  • Opelousas, LA public school have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in Opelousas have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Opelousas, LA are Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts, Opelousas Senior High School and Northwest High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 18:1.

Top Opelousas, LA Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Grolee Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1540 West Grolee Street
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337)942-3130

    Grades: PK-6 | 393 students
  • Js Clark Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1203 South Union Street
    Opelousas, LA 70571
    (337)212-3549

    Grades: 5-12 | 249 students
  • Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts Math: 70-74% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1100 E Leo Street
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337)942-6195

    Grades: 7-12 | 300 students
  • North Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    308 West Martin Luther King Dr
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337)942-2629

    Grades: PK-6 | 263 students
  • Northeast Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1125 E Mamie Street
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337)942-5390

    Grades: PK-6 | 446 students
  • Northwest High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3746 Hwy. 104
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337)543-2255

    Grades: 9-12 | 610 students
  • Opelousas Junior High School Math: 24% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    730 South Market Street
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337)942-4957

    Grades: 7-8 | 447 students
  • Opelousas Senior High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1014 Judson Walsh Drive
    Opelousas, LA 70571
    (337)942-5634

    Grades: 9-12 | 765 students
  • Park Vista Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 Abdalla Blvd.
    Opelousas, LA 70571
    (337)942-7456

    Grades: PK-6 | 845 students
  • Plaisance Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3264 Hwy. 167
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337)826-3335

    Grades: 5-8 | 205 students
  • South Street Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    409 East South Street
    Opelousas, LA 70571
    (337)942-8127

    Grades: PK-6 | 375 students
  • Southwest Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1203 Burr Street
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337)942-9892

    Grades: PK-6 | 309 students
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