Top 3 Best Tensas Parish Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 523 students in Tensas Parish, LA. Tensas Parish has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in Tensas Parish, LA are Tensas Elementary School, Tensas High School and Newellton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Tensas Parish, LA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 65%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 71% statewide average). Schools in Tensas Parish have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Louisiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).

Best Tensas Parish Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tensas Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Frontage Road
Saint Joseph, LA 71366
(318) 766-3346
Grades: PK-6
| 170 students
Rank: #22.
Tensas High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
720 Plank Road
Saint Joseph, LA 71366
(318) 766-3585
Grades: 7-12
| 266 students
400 Verona
Newellton, LA 71357
(318) 467-5109
Grades: K-6
| 87 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Tensas Parish, LA

Tensas Parish Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
P O Box 158
Waterproof, LA 71375
(318) 749-3397
Grades: PK-6
| 108 students
Tensas Charter School (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
Charter School
P O Box 538
Newellton, LA 71357
(318) 467-5538
Grades: K-5
| 33 students

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