Magnet Students Excel

Natchitoches Magnet is always proud of their students’ academic growth and ability and this year is no different. Magnet is a public Prekindergarten -8th Grade school in Natchitoches Parish.

Recently, the Louisiana Department of Education released the 2023 LEAP Test Data Results, and Magnet yet again proved they are on the rise. Remaining an A graded school, Magnet’s Elementary School is now ranked #9 out of 730 Elementary Schools in the state, while Magnet’s Middle School is ranked #6 out of 465 Middle Schools, according to

Stephonie French, Natchitoches Magnet’s Principal, stated at the Magnet Oscar’s, a celebration of student success, that “students are taking ownership over their learning, and we are seeing major gains in their achievement because of it.” Five current students scored a Perfect Score in one of the four content areas tested, while three students attained Advanced in all content areas, the highest achievement level possible. Look below to celebrate Magnet’s highest performing students on the 2023 LEAP Test. 

Perfect Scores: Rayan Ali, Jasmyn Carpenter, Maggie Fluitt, Hayli Mosley, & Genesis Roberson

All Advances: Rayan Ali, Alex Nguyen, & Saniah Thomas

Both Advance & Mastery: Xander Smith, Skylar Prelow, Atticus DeFord, Mackenzie Goleman, Gabby Lee, Maggie Fluitt, Alex mcdonald, Jasmyn Carpenter, Murphy Reid, Izabella Mmith, Journey Ashlock, Ella Fluitt,  Gabby Moore, Johanna Chauvin, Steven Dupree, Anyra Young, Peyton Helaire, Adrienne Duruisseau, Brylen Young, Androux Wells, Kilee Smith, Shelby Gallien, Bentley Lard, Axel Laning, Nicholas Bradford, CJ Davis, Sara Youngblood, Carleigh Bush, Patrick Martinez, Nicholas Washington, Genesis Roberson, Cyrus Lin, Alayjia Taylor, Korbyn Colbert, Hayli Mosley, Mariya Young, Ricky Issac iii, Xane Jones, Holden Smith, Adrian Fontenot, Everett Watson, Olivia Mills, Ivan Goleman, Zoe Ukpai, Jarien Burton, Drake Sesvold, Mikayla Duruisseau, Jace Severance, Roslyn Burks, Emily Howard, Josiah Harris, Levi Epperson, Baux Bredahlwolf, Shelby Broadway, Naomi Williams, Addison Lacour, Rodrigo Mauleon, Kenzie Simmons, & Easton Montgomery   

All Masteries: Amari Varice, Alyza White, Camron McDaniel, Ryland Snow, Paityn Anthony, Emma Floyd, Hudson Harrell, Kaydence Washington, Baylee Harris, Boss Lacaze, Logan Corley, Uvel Hernandez, Radlee Turner, Nikeo Collins, Ryder Blanchard, John Mason, Michael Randolph, Victor Bardney, Mason Dawson, Alease Smith, Catherine Yount, Brinley Byrd, Zoey Miller, Rhynn Lacombe, Kentron King, Kylen Moffite, & Lindsey Broxson

Any Advances: Ava Moses, Aubrey Bedgood, Madisyn Calhoun, Amaris Green, Jordan Thompson, Maci Grace Taylor, Carson LaCour, Damian Varice, Kayden Bradley, Aiden Bush, Darrius Armstrong, Symone Jackson, Kolbe Darbonne, & Daylon Robinson