Top 10 Best Rapides Parish Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 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 63% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 71% statewide average). Schools in Rapides Parish have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 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).

Best Rapides Parish Public Schools (2022)

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: 97% | Reading: 96%
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: 90% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2416 3rd Street
Alexandria, LA 71302
(318) 442-5012
Grades: PK-6
| 468 students
Rank: #44.
Pineville High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1511 Line Street
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 442-8990
Grades: 9-12
| 1,399 students
Rank: #55.
Alexandria Senior High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
800 Ola Lane
Alexandria, LA 71303
(318) 448-8234
Grades: 9-12
| 1,319 students
Rank: #66.
Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
646 Highway 1207
Deville, LA 71328
(318) 466-5858
Grades: 3-5
| 365 students
Rank: #77.
Pineville Junior High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
501 Edgewood Drive
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 640-0512
Grades: 7-8
| 615 students
Rank: #88.
Tioga High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1207 Tioga Road
Tioga, LA 71477
(318) 640-9661
Grades: 9-12
| 1,013 students
Rank: #99.
Mary Goff Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6900 Shreveport Highway
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 640-3416
Grades: PK-6
| 362 students
Rank: #1010.
Poland Junior High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3348 Highway 457
Alexandria, LA 71302
(318) 445-9224
Grades: PK-8
| 383 students
Rank: #1111.
Cherokee Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5700 Prescott Road
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 442-1987
Grades: PK-5
| 563 students
Rank: #1212.
Paradise Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
5010 Monroe Highway
Ball, LA 71405
(318) 640-1033
Grades: PK-6
| 483 students
Rank: #1313.
Ruby-wise Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
5279 Old Marksville Highway
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 443-6089
Grades: PK-6
| 416 students
Rank: #1414.
Rosenthal Montessori Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1951 Monroe Street
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 442-5791
Grades: PK-6
| 387 students
Rank: #1515.
J.b. Nachman Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4102 Wakefield Blvd
Alexandria, LA 71303
(318) 445-7725
Grades: PK-5
| 574 students
Rank: #1616.
Buckeye High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
715 Highway 1207
Deville, LA 71328
(318) 466-5678
Grades: 6-12
| 1,113 students
Rank: #1717.
Forest Hill Junior High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
15 Hwy 497 Forest Hill
Forest Hill, LA 71430
(318) 748-6844
Grades: PK-8
| 480 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
J.i. Barron Senior Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
43655 Trinity Church Road
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 445-6860
Grades: PK-6
| 952 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Scott M. Brame Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4800 Dawn Street
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 443-3688
Grades: 6-8
| 845 students
Rank: #2020.
Tioga Junior High School
Math: 67% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1150 Tioga Road
Tioga, LA 71477
(318) 640-9412
Grades: 7-8
| 525 students
Rank: #2121.
Ball Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
89 Camp Livingston Road
Ball, LA 71405
(318) 640-5394
Grades: PK-6
| 373 students
Rank: #2222.
Rapides High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9463 Highway 71 South
Lecompte, LA 71346
(318) 776-9371
Grades: 9-12
| 291 students
Rank: #2323.
Tioga Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4310 Pardue Road
Ball, LA 71405
(318) 640-9494
Grades: PK-6
| 562 students
Rank: #2424.
Glenmora High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1414 7th Street
Glenmora, LA 71433
(318) 748-8145
Grades: PK-12
| 674 students
Rank: #2525.
Plainview High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10935 Highway 112
Glenmora, LA 71433
(318) 634-5944
Grades: PK-12
| 301 students
Rank: #2626.
Horseshoe Drive Elementary New Vision Academy
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
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: 72%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7362 Highway 112
Hineston, LA 71438
(318) 793-2014
Grades: PK-12
| 772 students
Rank: #2828.
Bolton High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2101 Vance Avenue
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 448-3628
Grades: 9-12
| 638 students
Rank: #2929.
Pinecrest Supports & Services Center
Special Education School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5191 Pinecrest Dr. Opc/dental
Pineville, LA 71361
(318) 487-5694
Grades: K-12
| 65 students
Rank: #3030.
Northwood High School
Math: 53% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8830 Highway 1 North
Lena, LA 71447
(318) 793-8021
Grades: PK-12
| 686 students
Rank: #3131.
Peabody Magnet High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(5)
2727 Jones Avenue
Alexandria, LA 71302
(318) 448-3457
Grades: 9-12
| 653 students
Rank: #3232.
Lessie Moore Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
207 Griffith Street
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 445-7151
Grades: PK-6
| 370 students
Rank: #3333.
Alexandria Middle Magnet School
Math: 46% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
122 Maryland Avenue
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 445-5343
Grades: 6-8
| 544 students
Rank: #3434.
Mabel Brasher Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
601 Cloverleaf Boulevard
Alexandria, LA 71303
(318) 442-0878
Grades: PK-6
| 280 students
Rank: #3535.
Pineville Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
835 Main Street
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 442-8154
Grades: PK-6
| 283 students
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Rapides Parish Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1254 Macarthur Drive
Alexandria, LA 71303
(318) 442-2254
Grades: 4-12
| n/a students
242 West Shamrock St Unit 8b
Pineville, LA 71361
(318) 484-6549
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
4020 Aaron Street
Alexandria, LA 71302
(318) 442-3857
Grades: K-12
| 73 students
1323 Vance Ave
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 442-3177
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Gateway Adolescent Treatment Center (Closed 2018)
Special Education School
Magnet School
Unit 6 Meadow Lane
Pineville, LA 71361
(225) 484-6926
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
1518 7th Avenue
Glenmora, LA 71433
(318) 748-4200
Grades: PK-6
| 407 students
1453 15th St
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 640-0351
Grades: 10-12
| 6 students
901 Crepe Myrtle St
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 445-7185
Grades: 8-12
| 71 students
4645 Lincoln Rd
Alexandria, LA 71302
(318) 442-0685
Grades: K-12
| 142 students
207 Griffith Street
Pineville, LA 71360
(318) 443-8860
Grades: 6
| 396 students
400 John Allison Drive
Alexandria, LA 71303
(318) 449-4360
Grades: 5-12
| 96 students
7362 Highway 112
Elmer, LA 71424
(318) 793-5177
Grades: PK-6
| 480 students

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