Top 10 Best Opelousas Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 5,207 students in Opelousas, LA. Opelousas has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in Opelousas, LA are Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts, Js Clark Leadership Academy and Opelousas Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Opelousas, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 71% statewide average). Schools in Opelousas have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Best Opelousas, LA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1100 E Leo Street
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 942-6195
Grades: 7-12
| 300 students
Rank: #22.
Js Clark Leadership Academy
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1203 South Union Street
Opelousas, LA 70571
(337) 212-3549
Grades: 5-12
| 249 students
Rank: #33.
Opelousas Senior High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1014 Judson Walsh Drive
Opelousas, LA 70571
(337) 942-5634
Grades: 9-12
| 765 students
Rank: #44.
Northwest High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3746 Hwy. 104
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 543-2255
Grades: 9-12
| 610 students
Rank: #55.
Park Vista Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Abdalla Blvd.
Opelousas, LA 70571
(337) 942-7456
Grades: PK-6
| 845 students
Rank: #66.
South Street Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
409 East South Street
Opelousas, LA 70571
(337) 942-8127
Grades: PK-6
| 375 students
Rank: #77.
Plaisance Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3264 Hwy. 167
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 826-3335
Grades: 5-8
| 205 students
Rank: #88.
Grolee Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1540 West Grolee Street
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 942-3130
Grades: PK-6
| 393 students
Rank: #99.
Northeast Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1125 E Mamie Street
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 942-5390
Grades: PK-6
| 446 students
Rank: #1010.
Southwest Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1203 Burr Street
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 942-9892
Grades: PK-6
| 309 students
Rank: #1111.
North Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
308 West Martin Luther King Dr
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 942-2629
Grades: PK-6
| 263 students
Rank: #1212.
Opelousas Junior High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
730 South Market Street
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 942-4957
Grades: 7-8
| 447 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Opelousas, Louisiana

Opelousas, Louisiana Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1218 East Leo St
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 942-4892
Grades: PK-6
| 216 students
152 Violet Dr
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 942-4761
Grades: 6-10
| 160 students

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