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For the 2021 school year, there are 11 public schools in St. John The Baptist Parish, LA, serving 6,025 students. St. John The Baptist Parish has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
St. John The Baptist Parish, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 70% statewide average). Schools in St. John The Baptist Parish have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public schools.
The top ranked public schools in St. John The Baptist Parish, LA are John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School, West St. John Elementary School (k-7) and Emily C. Watkins Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 18:1.

Top St. John The Baptist Parish Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    182 West Fifth Street
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 651-3700

    Grades: K-8 | 457 students
  • West St. John Elementary School (k-7) Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2555 La Hwy. 18
    Edgard, LA 70049
    (985) 497-3347

    Grades: PK-7 | 302 students
  • Emily C. Watkins Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    938 La Highway 628
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 652-1593

    Grades: PK-8 | 502 students
  • Lake Pontchartrain Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3328 Hwy 51
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 652-2003

    Grades: PK-8 | 675 students
  • Laplace Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    393 Greenwood Drive
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 652-5552

    Grades: K-8 | 1,044 student
  • East St. John High School Math: 65% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    #1 Wildcat Drive
    Reserve, LA 70084
    (985) 536-4226

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,456 student
  • Garyville/mt. Airy Math & Science Magnet Schl. Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    240 Hwy 54
    Garyville, LA 70051
    (985) 535-5400

    Grades: K-8 | 377 students
  • East St. John Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Ory Drive
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 536-8450

    Grades: 5-8 | 426 students
  • West St. John High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    480 La Hwy 3127
    Edgard, LA 70049
    (985) 497-3271

    Grades: 8-12 | 195 students
  • Fifth Ward Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    158 Panther Drive
    Reserve, LA 70084
    (985) 536-4221

    Grades: PK-4 | 495 students
  • St. John Child Development Center
    117 Stebbins Street
    Garyville, LA 70051
    (985) 535-3917

    Grades: PK | 96 students
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