School District 9
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Map & Schools of District 9
Milton Elementary/Middle School
Martial F. Billeaud Elementary
Ernest Gallet Elementary
Ernest Gallet Elementary in Youngsville has an enrollment of approximately 914 students. It is regularly a high-rated school. In 2018, it received a ‘B’ from the Louisiana Department of Education and an overall score of 88.7. The school is a Leader In Me campus. Each day, students and teachers can be seen practicing values such as being proactive, planning, listening and synergizing. Its ambitious and creative students also run their own news station, YLAS, which stands for Youngsville Leaders Achieving Success.
Green T. Lindon Elementary
Katharine Drexel Elementary
Broussard Middle is not only a Leader in Me school, but also a Lighthouse School, signifying that its students and staff have gone above and beyond to live the pillars of Leader in Me. The school has about 557 students and last year had a ‘C’ letter grade and an overall score of 74.5. Its administration and staff constantly strive to give students additional learning opportunities. For example, during enrichment periods, students can learn more about coding, robotics, arts, math and hands-on science experiments.
Comeaux High is a robust campus in south Lafayette, with an enrollment of about 1,360 students. Most recently, it had a ‘B’ letter grade from the state, an overall score of 84.9 and a graduation rate of 82.9 percent. Long home to a thriving visual arts academy, officials opened a significant expansion there in January 2019 to accommodate its new performing arts academy. Meanwhile, Comeaux’s speech and debate team is a proven winner at the local, state and national levels, taking home sweepstakes and championship trophies multiple times.
Southside High School
It didn’t take long for Southside High to become a thriving school soon after it opened three years ago. More than 1,200 students now attend Southside High. Last year, it earned an ‘A’ from the state and an overall score of 90.2. Athletic programs are taking shape. Southside is also home to unique areas, like collaborative learning spaces and a black box theatre.