Top 10 Best Rapides Parish Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 51 public schools serving 23,457 students in Rapides Parish, LA. Rapides Parish has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in Rapides Parish, LA are Phoenix Magnet Elementary School, Caroline Dormon Junior High School and Peabody Montessori Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Rapides Parish, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in Rapides Parish have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rapides Parish Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Phoenix Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4500 Lincoln Road
    Alexandria, LA 71302
    (318) 445-6296

    Grades: PK-5 | 528 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Caroline Dormon Junior High School Math: 96% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8906 Hwy 165 South
    Woodworth, LA 71485
    (318) 473-4066

    Grades: PK-8 | 363 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Peabody Montessori Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2416 3rd Street
    Alexandria, LA 71302
    (318) 442-5012

    Grades: PK-6 | 468 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Rosenthal Montessori Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1951 Monroe Street
    Alexandria, LA 71301
    (318) 442-5791

    Grades: PK-6 | 387 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Mary Goff Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6900 Shreveport Highway
    Pineville, LA 71360
    (318) 640-3416

    Grades: PK-6 | 362 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Pineville High School Math: 73% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1511 Line Street
    Pineville, LA 71360
    (318) 442-8990

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,399 student
  • Rank: #77.
    Alexandria Senior High School Math: 72% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    800 Ola Lane
    Alexandria, LA 71303
    (318) 448-8234

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,319 student
  • Rank: #88.
    Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    646 Highway 1207
    Deville, LA 71328
    (318) 466-5858

    Grades: 3-5 | 365 students
  • Rank: #99.
    J.b. Nachman Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4102 Wakefield Blvd
    Alexandria, LA 71303
    (318) 445-7725

    Grades: PK-5 | 574 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Poland Junior High School Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3348 Highway 457
    Alexandria, LA 71302
    (318) 445-9224

    Grades: PK-8 | 383 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Ruby-wise Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5279 Old Marksville Highway
    Pineville, LA 71360
    (318) 443-6089

    Grades: PK-6 | 416 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    J.i. Barron Senior Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    43655 Trinity Church Road
    Pineville, LA 71360
    (318) 445-6860

    Grades: PK-6 | 952 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Pineville Junior High School Math: 70% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    501 Edgewood Drive
    Pineville, LA 71360
    (318) 640-0512

    Grades: 7-8 | 615 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Ball Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    89 Camp Livingston Road
    Ball, LA 71405
    (318) 640-5394

    Grades: PK-6 | 373 students
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Tioga High School Math: 67% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1207 Tioga Road
    Tioga, LA 71477
    (318) 640-9661

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,013 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Rapides High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9463 Highway 71 South
    Lecompte, LA 71346
    (318) 776-9371

    Grades: 9-12 | 291 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Cherokee Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5700 Prescott Road
    Alexandria, LA 71301
    (318) 442-1987

    Grades: PK-5 | 563 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Forest Hill Junior High School Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    15 Hwy 497 Forest Hill
    Forest Hill, LA 71430
    (318) 748-6844

    Grades: PK-8 | 480 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Buckeye High School Math: 65% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    715 Highway 1207
    Deville, LA 71328
    (318) 466-5678

    Grades: 6-12 | 1,113 student
  • Rank: #2020.
    W.o. Hall Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3111 Jones Avenue
    Alexandria, LA 71302
    (318) 443-9093

    Grades: PK-5 | 179 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Tioga Junior High School Math: 61% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1150 Tioga Road
    Tioga, LA 71477
    (318) 640-9412

    Grades: 7-8 | 525 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Glenmora High School Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1414 7th Street
    Glenmora, LA 71433
    (318) 748-8145

    Grades: PK-12 | 674 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Tioga Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4310 Pardue Road
    Ball, LA 71405
    (318) 640-9494

    Grades: PK-6 | 562 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Scott M. Brame Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4800 Dawn Street
    Alexandria, LA 71301
    (318) 443-3688

    Grades: 6-8 | 845 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Paradise Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5010 Monroe Highway
    Ball, LA 71405
    (318) 640-1033

    Grades: PK-6 | 483 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Horseshoe Drive Elementary New Vision Academy Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2905 Horseshoe Drive
    Alexandria, LA 71301
    (318) 443-0579

    Grades: PK-5 | 276 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Oak Hill High School Math: 56% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7362 Highway 112
    Hineston, LA 71438
    (318) 793-2014

    Grades: PK-12 | 772 students
  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    Julius Patrick Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1402 Reed Avenue
    Alexandria, LA 71301
    (318) 443-5443

    Grades: PK-5 | 262 students
  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    L.s. Rugg Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1319 Bush Avenue
    Alexandria, LA 71301
    (318) 442-4536

    Grades: PK-5 | 250 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Plainview High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10935 Highway 112
    Glenmora, LA 71433
    (318) 634-5944

    Grades: PK-12 | 301 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Lessie Moore Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    207 Griffith Street
    Pineville, LA 71360
    (318) 445-7151

    Grades: PK-6 | 370 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Bolton High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2101 Vance Avenue
    Alexandria, LA 71301
    (318) 448-3628

    Grades: 9-12 | 638 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Northwood High School Math: 52% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8830 Highway 1 North
    Lena, LA 71447
    (318) 793-8021

    Grades: PK-12 | 686 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Peabody Magnet High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2727 Jones Avenue
    Alexandria, LA 71302
    (318) 448-3457

    Grades: 9-12 | 653 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Pineville Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    835 Main Street
    Pineville, LA 71360
    (318) 442-8154

    Grades: PK-6 | 283 students
  • Show 16 more public schools in Rapides Parish, LA (out of 51 total schools)
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