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  • Henry Ford Middle School
  • 435 South Jamie Boulevard, Avondale
  • Jefferson Parish
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 638
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Catherine Strehle Elementary School
  • 178 Millie Drive, Avondale
  • Jefferson Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 419
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Avondale school information

Average Test Scores60%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools21,33479,221
Total private schoolsn/a39524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963
The Avondale, LA educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Avondale public schools have average test scores of 60% which is 6% lower than than the Louisiana average and 22% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Avondale public schools is 16:1, compared to 14:1 in Louisiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 69.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 65.8% have completed high school, 4.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Avondale

Completed 8th grade69.1%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school65.8%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college29.9%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree5.8%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors4.0%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters0.5%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

Avondale, LA School Districts

Jefferson Parish School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Avondale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Avondale, LA schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Avondale, LA, an average of 69.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 65.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Avondale schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Avondale, LA schools.

Source: The Avondale, 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.
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