Avg. test scores 72%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 32%

Belle Chasse school information

IndexBelle ChasseLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores85%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools41,33479,221
Total private schools139524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Belle Chasse are 72% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Belle Chasse
  • 82.9% of people in Belle Chasse have completed 8th grade
  • 81.2% of people in Belle Chasse have completed high school
  • 20.5% of people in Belle Chasse have completed a bachelors degree

Nearby Areas with High Test Scores

See all the best places to live around Belle Chasse

Compare Belle Chasse, LA Schools

      How would you rate education in Belle Chasse?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How do you rate the proximity of schools in Belle Chasse?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Belle Chasse poll results

      Education level achieved in Belle Chasse

      IndexBelle ChasseLouisianaNational
      Completed 8th grade82.9%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school81.2%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college52.7%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.8%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.5%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters5.6%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.0%1.3%

      Belle Chasse, LA School Districts

      • Plaquemines Parish School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Belle Chasse. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Belle Chasse, LA schools is 85%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Belle Chasse, LA, an average of 82.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Harahan, LA9,32181%64%
      Meraux, LA6,78778%58%
      Jean Lafitte, LA1,88876%54%
      Metairie, LA144,77275%52%
      New Orleans, LA382,92273%48%
      Belle Chasse, LA13,70985%72%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Teays Valley, WV13,70660%21%
      River Ridge, LA13,70662%26%
      Ephrata, PA13,71467%35%
      Livingston, CA13,70326%46%
      Hockessin, DE13,70244%11%
      Belle Chasse, LA13,70985%72%
      Source: The Belle Chasse, 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.