10 Baton Rouge area high schools ranked among best in Louisiana

10 Baton Rouge area high schools ranked among best in Louisiana
Best High Schools (Source: usnews.com)

(WAFB) - The latest school rankings have come out from U.S. News & World Report, and quite a few Baton Rouge area schools have ranked among the best in Louisiana.

The rankings include data from more than 20,500 schools nationwide. Schools are awarded rankings based on performance on state assessments and how well they get students ready for college.

View the full report here.

Coming in at #5 in the state is Baton Rouge Magnet High, which also ranks 848th in the overall ranking for the entire country. The top spot in the state went to Benjamin Franklin High in New Orleans.

Other schools in the Baton Rouge area that made the cut include:

  • #7 - U High
  • #14 - St. Amant
  • #15 - Zachary
  • #21 - Holden
  • #23 - Dutchtown
  • #26 - Maurepas
  • #31 - Albany
  • #32 - West Feliciana
  • #33 - East Ascension

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