Top 10 Best Orleans Parish Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 84 public schools serving 49,438 students in Orleans Parish, LA (there are 53 private schools, serving 19,325 private students). 72% of all K-12 students in Orleans Parish, LA are educated in public schools compared to the LA state average of 85%. Orleans Parish has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in Orleans Parish, LA are Lake Forest Elementary Charter School, Lusher Charter School and Benjamin Franklin High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Orleans Parish, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 71% statewide average). Schools in Orleans Parish have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Best Orleans Parish Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Lake Forest Elementary Charter School
Charter School
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
11110 Lake Forest Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70128
(504) 826-7140
Grades: K-8
| 652 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Lusher Charter School
Charter School
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5624 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 304-3960
Grades: K-12
| 1,883 students
Rank: #33.
Benjamin Franklin High School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2001 Leon C. Simon Drive
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 286-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,017 students
Rank: #44.
New Orleans Center For Creative Arts
Special Education School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2800 Chartres St.
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 940-2787
Grades: 9-12
| 241 students
Rank: #55.
International School Of Louisiana
Charter School
Math: 76% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1400 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 654-1088
Grades: K-8
| 1,317 students
Rank: #66.
Lycee Francais De La Nouvelle-orleans
Charter School
Math: 76% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5951 Patton Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 620-5500
Grades: PK-10
| 1,070 students
Rank: #77.
Audubon Charter School
Charter School
Math: 76% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
428 Broadway Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 324-7100
Grades: PK-8
| 813 students
Rank: #88.
Bricolage Academy
Charter School
Math: 75% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2426 Esplanade
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 593-4505
Grades: PK-7
| 778 students
Rank: #99.
Rosenwald Collegiate Academy
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6501 Berkley Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 264-8183
Grades: 9-11
| 330 students
Rank: #1010.
Alice M Harte Elementary Charter School
Charter School
Math: 75% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5300 Berkley Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70131
(504) 373-6281
Grades: PK-8
| 764 students
Rank: #1111.
Elan Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
709 Park Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70114
(504) 619-9720
Grades: PK-5
| 265 students
Rank: #1212.
Abramson Sci Academy
Charter School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5552 Read Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70127
(504) 241-0037
Grades: 9-13
| 622 students
Rank: #1313.
New Harmony High Institute
Charter School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5400 Douglas
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 444-9404
Grades: 9-12
| 188 students
Rank: #1414.
Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math And Science
Charter School
Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6101 Chatham Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 304-3932
Grades: PK-8
| 751 students
Rank: #1515.
Sophie B. Wright Institute Of Academic Excellence
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1426 Napoleon Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 304-3916
Grades: 6-12
| 471 students
Rank: #1616.
Morris Jeff Community School
Charter School
Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
211 Lopez Street
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 373-6258
Grades: PK-8
| 913 students
Rank: #1717.
Mary Bethune Elementary Literature/technology
Charter School
Math: 53% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2401 Humanity Street
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 324-7076
Grades: PK-8
| 711 students
Rank: #1818.
Livingston Collegiate Academy
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7301 Dwyer Road
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 296-0202
Grades: 9-13
| 600 students
Rank: #1919.
New Orleans Military & Maritime Academy
Charter School
Math: 56% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
425 O Bannon Street
New Orleans, LA 70114
(504) 227-3810
Grades: 8-13
| 1,027 students
Rank: #2020.
Eleanor Mcmain Secondary School
Charter School
Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5712 South Claiborne Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70125
(504) 324-7500
Grades: 8-13
| 886 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Einstein Charter High School At Sarah Towles Reed
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5316 Michoud Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70129
(504) 503-0470
Grades: 9-13
| 386 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Kipp Renaissance Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3820 St. Claude Ave
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 373-6255
Grades: 9-13
| 650 students
Rank: #2323.
Kipp East Community
Charter School
Math: 70% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6519 Virgilian St
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 301-2964
Grades: PK-6
| 763 students
Rank: #2424.
New Orleans Charter Science And Mathematics High School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5625 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 324-7061
Grades: 9-13
| 504 students
Rank: #2525.
Wilson Charter School
Charter School
Math: 64% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3617 General Pershing Street
New Orleans, LA 70125
(504) 250-2137
Grades: PK-8
| 664 students
Rank: #2626.
Kipp Central City
Charter School
Math: 57% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2635 Thalia Street
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 373-6290
Grades: K-8
| 884 students
Rank: #2727.
G W Carver High School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3059 Higgins Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 256-9561
Grades: 9-13
| 784 students
Rank: #2828.
Samuel J. Green Charter School
Charter School
Math: 57% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2319 Valence Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 304-3532
Grades: K-8
| 485 students
Rank: #2929.
Edna Karr High School
Charter School
Math: 55% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3332 Huntlee Drive
New Orleans, LA 70131
(504) 302-7135
Grades: 9-13
| 1,087 students
Rank: #3030.
Arthur Ashe Charter School
Charter School
Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1456 Gardena Drive
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 444-3236
Grades: K-8
| 822 students
Rank: #3131.
Kipp Booker T Washington Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2514 Third Street
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 410-5289
Grades: 9-13
| 659 students
Rank: #3232.
Martin Behrman Charter Academy Of Creative Arts & Sci
Charter School
Math: 46% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
715 Opelousas Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70114
(504) 302-7090
Grades: PK-8
| 856 students
Rank: #3333.
Homer A. Plessy Community School
Charter School
Math: 48% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
721 St. Phillip St
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 421-5711
Grades: PK-8
| 758 students
Rank: #3434.
International High School Of New Orleans
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
727 Carondelet Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 613-5703
Grades: 9-13
| 396 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Robert Russa Moton Charter School
Charter School
Math: 44% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8550 Curran Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70127
(504) 324-7500
Grades: PK-8
| 461 students
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Orleans Parish Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
4407 South Carrollton Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 483-6110
Grades: K-8
| 332 students
2021 Pauger Street
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 373-6219
Grades: PK-6
| 204 students
5552 Read Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70127
(504) 244-4416
Grades: K-12
| 591 students
5552 Read Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70127
(504) 244-4416
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2011 Bienville Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 592-8533
Grades: PK-6
| 544 students
2011 Bienville St
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 373-6220
Grades: 4-8
| n/a students
5624 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 862-5140
Grades: 8-12
| 925 students
3000 Perdido St
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 827-8556
Grades: 7-12
| 106 students
3617 General Pershing Street
New Orleans, LA 70125
(504) 373-6274
Grades: PK-8
| 628 students
1010 North Galvez Street
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 827-4501
Grades: 7-9
| 283 students
1400 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 592-8503
Grades: PK-8
| 279 students
5800 Saint Roch Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 286-2635
Grades: PK-6
| 637 students
4348 Reynes Street
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 243-5771
Grades: PK-6
| 267 students
421 Burdett Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 862-5157
Grades: PK-8
| 278 students
3019 Higgins Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 428-8711
Grades: PK-6
| 361 students
1456 Gardena Street
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 286-2623
Grades: PK-6
| 374 students
1201 South Roman St
New Orleans, LA 70125
(504) 373-6200
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
3019 Higgins Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 373-6225
Grades: 3-8
| 180 students
3019 Higgins Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 940-1103
Grades: 7-8
| 305 students
1815 Saint Claude Street
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 942-1713
Grades: 9
| 75 students
2300 Saint Claude Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 942-1790
Grades: 6-8
| 499 students
2701 Lawrence Street
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 940-2701
Grades: 7-12
| 61 students
1111 Milan St
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 373-6223
Grades: PK-5
| 278 students
4217 Orleans Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 383-3337
Grades: K-4
| 188 students
3819 Saint Claude Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 942-3591
Grades: PK-6
| 583 students
3700 Tall Pines Drive
New Orleans, LA 70131
(504) 302-7144
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
2521 Marais Street
New Orleans, LA 70117
(504) 942-7675
Grades: 8-12
| 76 students
2503 Willow Street
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 952-5047
Grades: K-8
| 235 students
990 Harrison Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70124
(504) 324-7160
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
6101 Chatham Drive
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 359-7700
Grades: K
| n/a students
1200 Senate Street
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 286-2691
Grades: 6-8
| 173 students
4801 Maid Marion
New Orleans, LA 70128
(504) 503-0110
Grades: PK-5
| 477 students
2239 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 373-6200
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
11755 Dwyer Rd
New Orleans, LA 70128
(504) 373-6228
Grades: PK-8
| 494 students
11755 Dwyer Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70128
(504) 243-5809
Grades: 6-8
| 935 students
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