Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 21%
Bachelors degree 87%

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

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Avondale are 22% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Avondale
  • 69.1% of people in Avondale have completed 8th grade
  • 65.8% of people in Avondale have completed high school
  • 4.0% of people in Avondale have completed a bachelors degree

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      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.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Norco, LA2,94891%85%
      Belle Chasse, LA13,70985%72%
      Paradis, LA1,54284%70%
      Harahan, LA9,32181%64%
      Destrehan, LA11,21180%62%
      Avondale, LA5,12360%22%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Port Allen, LA5,12360%23%
      Chestertown, MD5,12221%57%
      Glencoe, AL5,12248%3%
      Three Points, AZ5,12419%61%
      Carlisle, OH5,12584%70%
      Avondale, LA5,12360%22%
      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.