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The top ranked public schools in Louisiana state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Louisiana is 64%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 70%.
The top ranked public schools in Louisiana are Benjamin Franklin High School, Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary School and Fairfield Magnet School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Erath, Belle Chasse and Saint Amant.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Louisiana (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-91.-9.
    Benjamin Franklin High SchoolCharter School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-122001 Leon C. Simon Drive
    New OrleansLA 70122
    (504) 286-2600

  • Rank: #1-91.-9.
    Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-5626 Eden Boulevard
    ShreveportLA 71106
    (318) 861-7654

  • Rank: #1-91.-9.
    Fairfield Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-56215 Fairfield Avenue
    ShreveportLA 71106
    (318) 868-9826

  • Rank: #1-91.-9.
    Haynes Academy School For Advanced StudiesMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-121416 Metairie Road
    MetairieLA 70005
    (504) 837-8300

  • Rank: #1-91.-9.
    L. W. Ruppel Academy For Advanced StudiesMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-8815 Huey P. Long Avenue
    GretnaLA 70053
    (504) 349-7768

  • Rank: #1-91.-9.
    Lsu Laboratory SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-1245 Dalrymple Drive
    Baton RougeLA 70803
    (225) 578-3221

  • Rank: #1-91.-9.
    Phoenix Magnet Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-54500 Lincoln Road
    AlexandriaLA 71302
    (318) 445-6296

  • Rank: #1-91.-9.
    South Highlands Elementary Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5831 Erie Street
    ShreveportLA 71106
    (318) 865-5119

  • Rank: #1-91.-9.
    Westdale Heights Academic Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-52000 College Drive
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225) 926-5421

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Caddo Parish Middle Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 98% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: 98% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-87635 Cornelious Drive
    ShreveportLA 71106
    (318) 868-6588

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Claiborne Fundamental Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 98% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: 98% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-52345 Claiborne Avenue
    ShreveportLA 71103
    (318) 222-2580

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Lake Forest Elementary Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 98% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: 98% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-811110 Lake Forest Blvd
    New OrleansLA 70128
    (504) 826-7140

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology AcademyMagnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 98% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: 98% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-12701 Churchill Pkwy
    WestwegoLA 70094
    (504) 838-2249

  • Rank: #1414.
    Caddo Parish Magnet High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 97% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: 97% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121601 Viking Drive
    ShreveportLA 71101
    (318) 221-2501

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Baton Rouge Magnet High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 96% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: 96% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121105 Lee Drive
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225) 383-0520

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Mayfair Laboratory SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 96% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: 96% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-89880 Hyacinth Avenue
    Baton RougeLA 70810
    (225) 761-7849

  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    A. E. Phillips Laboratory SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 98% (Top 1%) Reading: 98% (Top 5%)Math: 98% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 98% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-8Hergot Street - La Tech Campus
    RustonLA 71272
    (318) 257-3469

  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    Lusher Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 98% (Top 1%) Reading: 98% (Top 5%)Math: 98% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 98% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-125624 Freret Street
    New OrleansLA 70115
    (504) 304-3960

  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    Natchitoches Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 98% (Top 1%) Reading: 98% (Top 5%)Math: 98% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 98% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 1-83707 University Parkway
    NatchitochesLA 71457
    (318) 357-1252

  • Rank: #2020.
    Bayou Community Academy Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 97% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 97% (Top 5%) Reading: 98% (Top 5%)Math: 97% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 98% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-8800 East Seventh Street
    ThibodauxLA 70301
    (985) 446-3011

  • Rank: #2121.
    Caroline Dormon Junior High SchoolMath: 96% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 96% (Top 5%) Reading: 97% (Top 5%)Math: 96% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 97% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-88906 Hwy 165 South
    WoodworthLA 71485
    (318) 473-4066

  • Rank: #22-2922.- 29.
    Airline Park Academy For Advanced StudiesMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-56201 Camphor Street
    MetairieLA 70003
    (504) 888-0969

  • Rank: #22-2922.- 29.
    Baton Rouge Visual And Performing Arts CenterMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52040 So Acadian Thwy
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225) 344-0084

  • Rank: #22-2922.- 29.
    Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced StudiesMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5701 Amelia Street
    GretnaLA 70053
    (504) 366-3582

  • Rank: #22-2922.- 29.
    Marrero Academy For Advanced StudiesMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52820 Mount Kennedy Drive
    MarreroLA 70072
    (504) 347-4739

  • Rank: #22-2922.- 29.
    Metairie Academy For Advanced StudiesMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5201 Metairie Road
    MetairieLA 70005
    (504) 833-5539

  • Rank: #22-2922.- 29.
    Morehouse Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-8909 Larche Lane
    BastropLA 71220
    (318) 281-3126

  • Rank: #22-2922.- 29.
    T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-52711 Common Street
    Lake CharlesLA 70601
    (337) 217-4680

  • Rank: #22-2922.- 29.
    Thomas Jefferson High School For Advanced StudiesMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1217 Gretna Blvd.
    GretnaLA 70053
    (504) 363-4300

  • Rank: #3030.
    Sixth Ward Middle SchoolMath: 95% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 95% (Top 5%) Reading: 97% (Top 5%)Math: 95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 97% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-81865 Choctaw Road
    ThibodauxLA 70301
    (985) 633-2449

  • Rank: #3131.
    Lee High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 93% (Top 5%) Reading: 97% (Top 5%)Math: 93% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 97% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121105 Lee Drive
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225) 924-9406

  • Rank: #3232.
    Sherwood Middle Academic AcademyMagnet School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 94% (Top 5%) Reading: 96% (Top 5%)Math: 94% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 96% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-81020 Marlbrook
    Baton RougeLA 70815
    (225) 272-3090

  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    B. R. Foreign Language Acad. Immersion MagnetMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 90-94% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: 90-94% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5802 Mayflower
    Baton RougeLA 70802
    (225) 343-6630

  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Kingston Elementary SchoolMath: 96% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 96% (Top 5%) Reading: 92% (Top 5%)Math: 96% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 92% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-5349 Fairburn Ave
    BentonLA 71006
    (318) 549-2500

  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    Dularge Elementary SchoolMath: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥95% (Top 5%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 5%)Math: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6621 Dularge Road
    HoumaLA 70363
    (985) 879-1629

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