Top 10 Best St. John The Baptist Parish Public Preschools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public preschools serving 2,070 students in St. John The Baptist Parish, LA. The top ranked public preschools in St. John The Baptist Parish, LA are West St. John Elementary School (k-7), Emily C. Watkins Elementary School and Lake Pontchartrain Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
St. John The Baptist Parish, LA public preschools have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Louisiana public pre school average of 66%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 70% statewide average). Pre schools in St. John The Baptist Parish have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public pre schools.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public preschool average of 57% (majority Black).

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

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    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
  • Rank: #22.
    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
  • Rank: #33.
    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
  • Rank: #44.
    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
  • Rank: #55.117 Stebbins Street
    Garyville, LA 70051
    (985) 535-3917

    Grades: PK | 96 students
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