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86%
  • J.s. Clark Magnet Elementary School
  • 1207 Washington Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 476
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
80%
  • New Vision Learning Academy
  • 507 Swayze Street, Monroe
  • New Vision Learning Academy
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 383
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
80%
  • Cypress Point Elementary School
  • 6701 Mosswood Drive, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 408
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
72%
  • Sterlington High School
  • 233 Keystone Road, Monroe
  • Ouachita Parish
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 399
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
71%
  • Sallie Humble Elementary School
  • 3800 Westminister Avenue, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: 3 - 6 · Students: 521
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
66%
  • Robert E. Lee Junior High School
  • 1600 North 19th Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 417
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
66%
  • Neville High School
  • 600 Forsythe Avenue, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 972
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
65%
  • Jack Hayes Elementary School
  • 3631 Old Sterlington Road, Monroe
  • Ouachita Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 556
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
64%
  • Ouachita Parish High School
  • 681 Highway 594, Monroe
  • Ouachita Parish
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 1,285
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
63%
  • Ouachita Junior High School
  • 5500 Blanks Street, Monroe
  • Ouachita Parish
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 931
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
60%
  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • 4200 Elm Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 395
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
57%
  • Robinson Elementary School
  • 5101 Reddix Lane, Monroe
  • Ouachita Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 456
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
57%
  • Carver Elementary School
  • 1700 Orange Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 381
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
50%
  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary
  • 1001 Pecan Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: 3 - 6 · Students: 267
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
47%
  • Berg Jones Elementary School
  • 3000 Burg Jones Lane, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 443
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
47%
  • Wossman High School
  • 1600 Arizona Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 566
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
47%
  • Richwood High School
  • 5901 Highway 165 S, Monroe
  • Ouachita Parish
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 604
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
45%
  • Swayze Elementary School
  • 2400 Burg Jones Lane, Monroe
  • Ouachita Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 287
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
45%
  • Barkdull Faulk Elementary School
  • 2110 Jackson Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 267
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
44%
  • Excellence Academy Charter School
  • P.o. Box 4717, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 238
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
43%
  • Richwood Junior High School
  • 5901 Highway 165 S, Monroe
  • Ouachita Parish
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 484
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
42%
  • Shady Grove Elementary School
  • 2204 Ticheli Road, Monroe
  • Ouachita Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 326
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
42%
  • Carroll Junior High School
  • 2945 Renwick Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 299
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
41%
  • Madison James Foster Elementary School
  • 1310 Richwood Road #1, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 437
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
40%
  • Sherrouse School
  • 300 Sherrouse Avenue, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 51
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
38%
  • Minnie Ruffin Elementary School
  • 1801 Parkview Drive, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 575
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
32%
  • Carroll High School
  • 2939 Renwick Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 480
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
32%
  • Martin Luther King Junior High School
  • 3716 Nutland Road, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 259
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
10%
  • Southside Alternative High School
  • 4701 South Grand St., Monroe
  • Office of Juvenile Justice
  • Grades: 1 - 12 · Students: 166
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
n/a
  • Clara Hall Accelerated School
  • 1000 Plum Street, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 317
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
n/a
  • Southside Alternative High School
  • 4701 S Grand Street, Monroe
  • Special School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 60
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
n/a
  • Lexington Elementary School
  • 1905 Spencer Avenue, Monroe
  • City of Monroe School District
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 561
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Monroe school information

IndexMonroeLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores53%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools321,33479,221
Total private schools839524,874
Total post-secondary schools51757,963
The Monroe, LA educational system consists of 32 public schools, 8 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools. Monroe public schools have average test scores of 53% which is 18% lower than than the Louisiana average and 7% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Monroe public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Louisiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.2% have completed high school, 28.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Monroe

IndexMonroeLouisianaNational
Completed 8th grade79.5%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school78.2%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college53.3%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.9%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.6%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.3%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.8%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.0%1.3%

There are a total of 32 public schools, 8 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Monroe. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Monroe, LA schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Monroe, LA, an average of 79.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Monroe schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Monroe, LA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Claiborne, LA11,29987%76%
Sterlington, LA2,16579%60%
West Monroe, LA13,03175%52%
Swartz, LA5,23574%50%
Start, LA1,03573%47%
Monroe, LA49,36153%7%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Cuyahoga Falls, OH49,35366%35%
Leesburg, VA49,40181%65%
Galveston, TX49,44362%25%
Florin, CA49,48625%49%
Logan, UT49,53944%11%
Monroe, LA49,36153%7%
Source: The Monroe, LA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.