Top 3 Best Opelousas Public Middle Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public middle schools serving 1,201 students in Opelousas, LA. The top ranked public middle schools in Opelousas, LA are Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts, Js Clark Leadership Academy and Plaisance Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Opelousas, LA public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Louisiana public middle school average of 61%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 70% statewide average). Middle schools in Opelousas have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public middle school average of 55% (majority Black).

Best Opelousas, LA Public Middle Schools (2022)

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.
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: #44.
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
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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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