Public Schools in Ruston, Louisiana

There are 14 Public Schools in Ruston, Louisiana, serving a population of 22,154 people in an area of 21 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,582 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Louisiana, Ruston is ranked 254th of 632 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 194th of 632 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Ruston Public Schools

Find Ruston, Louisiana public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.

A. E. Phillips Laboratory School 201 Mayfield Avenue Ruston, LA

AE Phillips Laboratory School Hergot St La Tech Campus Ruston, LA

Cypress Springs Elementary School 1040 Saratoga Street Ruston, LA

Glen View Elementary School 1601 Bittersweet Avenue Ruston, LA

Hillcrest Elementary School 301 East Kentucky Avenue Ruston, LA

Howard School 901 South Vienna Street Ruston, LA

Howard School 904 DeVille Lane Ruston, LA

I.A. Lewis School 1000 Mitchell Avenue Ruston, LA

Lincoln Parish Early Childhood Center 801 East Mississippi Avenue Ruston, LA

Lincoln Prairie School 801 East Mississippi Avenue Ruston, LA

Northeast Supports & Services Center 2776 Louisiana 150 Ruston, LA

Ruston Elementary School 200 North Bernard Street Ruston, LA

Ruston High School 900 Bearcat Drive Ruston, LA

Ruston Junior High School 481 Tarbutton Road Ruston, LA

About Ruston Public Schools

Ruston Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Ruston, LA. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Louisiana, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Ruston Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Ruston school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Ruston Public School Statistics

Find Ruston Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Ruston Public School Enrollment
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment210 (60.7%)51,220 (63.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment349 (97.5%)48,236 (81.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)660 (92.6%)209,730 (82.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)907 (91.2%)204,722 (82.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)971 (94.0%)199,553 (82.7%)
Ruston Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
Less than 9th Grade Education239 (2.4%)158,218 (5.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)909 (9.3%)313,742 (10.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,255 (23.1%)1,055,768 (34.0%)