St. Mary Parish Ranked 17th in Louisiana

Posted by District on 11/18/2016 8:00:00 AM

In district and school performance scores released today by the Louisiana Department of Education, St. Mary was awarded a district letter grade of "B," marking substantial growth over the 2015 DPS. As the highest "B" district in Louisiana, St. Mary Parish is within .8 points of receiving the distinction of an “A” district.

Rankings of the 72 school districts receiving performance score ratings in the 2016 data release establishes the district’s rise of five spots to 17th in the state. St. Mary continued to outpace the state, whose performance score decreased from 88.8 in 2015 to 83 in 2016.

Click here to view the St. Mary Parish District Report Card for 2015-16 and the district's Top Gains Schools, or to learn more about School Report Cards