District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated below average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Jefferson Parish School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

College Success Award

These are some of the best public high schools in Jefferson Parish School District at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.

District Student Progress

A larger number of schools in this district have students who are making more academic progress than their peers at other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Jefferson Parish School District

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Current student
February 22, 2024
The new principal is tyrannical not even the teachers like her. They are so extra about tiny things that don't matter much, like small uniform violations, and whether you wear a school brand jacket or... More
Parent / Guardian
February 14, 2024
If you can afford to live in Metairie, you can afford private schools that is the best route. These students at T.H.Harris are not getting a decent education. Parents with children who have special... More
Parent / Guardian
November 14, 2023
I don't recommend this school my children have gone through all bullying violence and simply the teachers don't do anything they don't care apart one day I went to the school because there was a... More
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