Top 10 Best Ouachita Parish Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 59 public schools serving 28,444 students in Ouachita Parish, LA. Ouachita Parish has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in Ouachita Parish, LA are Claiborne School, J.s. Clark Magnet Elementary School and West Ridge Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Ouachita Parish, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 65% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 71% statewide average). Schools in Ouachita Parish have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Best Ouachita Parish Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Claiborne School
Math: 95% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1011 Wallace Dean Road
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 396-8200
Grades: PK-5
| 829 students
Rank: #22.
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: #33.
West Ridge Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6977 Cypress Street
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 397-8444
Grades: 6-8
| 671 students
Rank: #44.
George Welch Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
199 Caldwell Road
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 397-1100
Grades: K-5
| 446 students
Rank: #55.
Sterlington Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9040 Highway 165 North
Sterlington, LA 71280
(318) 432-2050
Grades: PK-5
| 746 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Drew Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1132 Highway 15
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 396-7186
Grades: PK-5
| 450 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Highland Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1501 Wellerman Road
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 396-1213
Grades: PK-5
| 241 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Pinecrest Elementary Middle School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3604 Highway 557
West Monroe, LA 71292
(318) 325-4331
Grades: PK-8
| 230 students
Rank: #99.
Boley Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2213 Cypress Street
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 387-7378
Grades: PK-5
| 202 students
Rank: #1010.
Kiroli Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
700 Kiroli Road
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 396-1118
Grades: PK-5
| 538 students
Rank: #1111.
Sterlington Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
206 High Avenue
Sterlington, LA 71280
(318) 665-0696
Grades: 6-8
| 366 students
Rank: #1212.
Neville High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
600 Forsythe Avenue
Monroe, LA 71201
(318) 323-2237
Grades: 9-12
| 969 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Good Hope Middle School
Math: 76% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 Good Hope Road
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 396-9693
Grades: 6-8
| 581 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Sterlington High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
233 Keystone Road
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 665-2725
Grades: 9-12
| 489 students
Rank: #1515.
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: #1616.
Woodlawn Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5946 Jonesboro Road
West Monroe, LA 71292
(318) 325-1578
Grades: PK-5
| 632 students
Rank: #1717.
Calhoun Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(3)
191 Highway 80
Calhoun, LA 71225
(318) 644-5840
Grades: 6-8
| 575 students
Rank: #1818.
Central Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1163 Highway 151 S
Calhoun, LA 71225
(318) 644-5842
Grades: 3-5
| 429 students
Rank: #1919.
West Monroe High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
201 Riggs Street
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 323-3771
Grades: 8-12
| 2,184 students
Rank: #2020.
Woodlawn Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
175 Woodlawn School Road
West Monroe, LA 71292
(318) 325-1575
Grades: 6-8
| 293 students
Rank: #2121.
West Ouachita High School
Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4061 Caples Road
West Monroe, LA 71292
(318) 249-2117
Grades: 8-12
| 1,134 students
Rank: #2222.
Ouachita Parish High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
681 Highway 594
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 343-2769
Grades: 8-12
| 1,178 students
Rank: #2323.
Downsville Community Charter School
Charter School
Math: 65% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
4787 Highway 151
Downsville, LA 71234
(318) 982-5318
Grades: PK-12
| 415 students
Rank: #2424.
Robert E. Lee Junior High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1600 North 19th Street
Monroe, LA 71201
(318) 323-1143
Grades: 7-8
| 464 students
Rank: #2525.
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: #2626.
Lenwil Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
112 Arrant Road
West Monroe, LA 71292
(318) 323-3604
Grades: PK-5
| 314 students
Rank: #2727.
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: #2828.
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: #2929.
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: #3030.
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: #31 - 3231. - 32.
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: #31 - 3231. - 32.
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: #3333.
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: #3434.
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: #3535.
Riser Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Price Drive
West Monroe, LA 71292
(318) 387-0577
Grades: PK-5
| 331 students
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Ouachita Parish 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
1600 North 7th St
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 323-5991
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1600 North 7th Street
West Monroe, LA 71291
(318) 323-5991
Grades: 6-8
| 53 students
300 Sherrouse Avenue
Monroe, LA 71203
(318) 343-3258
Grades: 6-8
| 70 students

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