Albany school information

Average Test Scores76%64%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,33479,221
Total private schoolsn/a39524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963
The Albany, LA educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Albany public schools have average test scores of 76% which is 19% higher than than the Louisiana average and 54% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Albany public schools is n/a, compared to 14:1 in Louisiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 86.7% have completed high school, 19.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Albany are 54% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Albany.
  • 86.7% of people in Albany have completed 8th grade.
  • 86.7% of people in Albany have completed high school.
  • 19.3% of people in Albany have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Albany

Completed 8th grade86.7%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school86.7%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college47.0%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.5%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.3%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.9%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.7%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
French Settlement, LA1,40577%55%
Springfield, LA42272%46%
Livingston, LA1,81670%42%
Ponchatoula, LA6,94465%31%
Natalbany, LA2,98555%12%
Albany, LA1,42976%54%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Chatham, MA1,42953%8%
Parker City, IN1,42975%52%
Decatur, TN1,42960%22%
Byron, CA1,42938%22%
Ringgold, LA1,42962%26%
Albany, LA1,42976%54%
Source: The Albany, LA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.