Lafayette school information

IndexLafayetteLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores64%65%68%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools291,33479,235
Total private schools1939524,875
Total post-secondary schools111757,965

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  • The average school test scores in Lafayette are 7% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 29 public schools in Lafayette.
  • 83.4% of people in Lafayette have completed 8th grade.
  • 82.3% of people in Lafayette have completed high school.
  • 33.3% of people in Lafayette have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Lafayette

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  • Acadian Middle School4201 Moss StreetGrades: 04 - 08Students: 61 · Ratio: 16:146
  • Acadiana High School315 Rue Du BelierGrades: 06 - 12Students: 1,691 · Ratio: 20:171
  • Alice N. Boucher Elementary School400 Patterson StreetGrades: PK - 05Students: 795 · Ratio: 12:139
  • Alternative Instructional Model Academy (Aim)516 East Pinhook RoadGrades: 04 - 12Students: 0 · Ratio: 0:134
  • Broadmoor Elementary School609 Broadmoor BoulevardGrades: KG - 04Students: 657 · Ratio: 14:181
  • Carencro High School721 West Butcher Switch RoadGrades: 06 - 12Students: 1,365 · Ratio: 21:159
  • David Thibodaux Career And Technical High School805 Teurlings DriveGrades: 09 - 09Students: 46 · Ratio: 7:170
  • Early College Academy320 Devalcourt DriveGrades: 09 - 11Students: 16 · Ratio: 0:194
  • Edgar Martin Middle School401 Broadmoor BoulevardGrades: 04 - 08Students: 736 · Ratio: 16:181
  • Evangeline Elementary School610 East Butcher Switch RoadGrades: PK - 05Students: 641 · Ratio: 14:168
  • J.W. Faulk Elementary School711 East Willow StreetGrades: PK - 05Students: 64 · Ratio: 16:135
  • L.J. Alleman Middle School600 Roselawn BoulevardGrades: 04 - 08Students: 984 · Ratio: 15:185
  • Lafayette Charter High School516 East Pinhook StGrades: 09 - 12Students: 111 · Ratio: 13:1n/a
  • Lafayette High School3000 West Congress StreetGrades: 06 - 12Students: 2,351 · Ratio: 18:180
  • Lafayette Middle School1301 West University AvenueGrades: 04 - 08Students: 484 · Ratio: 15:151
  • Live Oak Elementary School3020 N University AveGrades: PK - 05Students: 636 · Ratio: 16:157
  • Myrtle Place Elementary School1100 Myrtle Place BoulevardGrades: KG - 05Students: 306 · Ratio: 10:168
  • N. P. Moss Annex801 Mudd Ave.Grades: 01 - 12Students: 0 · Ratio: 0:126
  • Northside High School301 Dunand StreetGrades: 06 - 12Students: 907 · Ratio: 17:146
  • O. Comeaux High School100 West Bluebird DriveGrades: 06 - 12Students: 1,927 · Ratio: 21:172
  • Ossun Elementary School400 Rue ScholastiqueGrades: PK - 05Students: 861 · Ratio: 17:156
  • Paul Breaux Middle School1400 South Orange StreetGrades: 04 - 08Students: 725 · Ratio: 14:169
  • Plantation Elementary School1801 Kaliste Saloom RoadGrades: PK - 05Students: 533 · Ratio: 14:179
  • Prairie Elementary School2910 Ambassador Caffery ParkwaGrades: PK - 05Students: 865 · Ratio: 14:176
  • S.J. Montgomery Elementary School600 Foreman DriveGrades: PK - 05Students: 607 · Ratio: 14:163
  • Truman Elementary School200 Clara StreetGrades: PK - PKStudents: 441 · Ratio: 18:1n/a
  • W. D. Smith Career Center200 18Th StreetGrades: 06 - 12Students: 0 · Ratio: 0:1n/a
  • Woodvale Elementary School100 Leon DriveGrades: PK - 04Students: 551 · Ratio: 14:188

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Education level achieved in Lafayette

IndexLafayetteLouisianaNational
Completed 8th grade83.4%79.5%83.8%
Completed high school82.3%77.6%82.4%
Completed some college61.4%48.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree38.3%27.5%37.2%
Completed bachelors33.3%22.1%29.3%
Completed masters11.3%7.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree4.3%2.4%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.7%0.9%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Lafayette (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Parks, LA58789%30%
Milton, LA3,03088%29%
Youngsville, LA9,35883%22%
Grand Coteau, LA91482%21%
Maurice, LA1,49079%16%
Lafayette, LA123,52864%7%

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Roseville, CA124,25069%1%
Denton, TX122,74288%30%
Kent, WA122,62059%13%
Carrollton, TX124,50191%34%
Thornton, CO124,70753%23%
Lafayette, LA123,52864%7%
Source: The Lafayette, LA education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.