Avg. test scores 32%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 16%

Bossier City school information

IndexBossier CityLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores65%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools241,33479,221
Total private schools139524,874
Total post-secondary schools21757,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bossier City are 32% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 24 public schools in Bossier City
  • 84.9% of people in Bossier City have completed 8th grade
  • 83.6% of people in Bossier City have completed high school
  • 25.4% of people in Bossier City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bossier City

      IndexBossier CityLouisianaNational
      Completed 8th grade84.9%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school83.6%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college60.5%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree34.2%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.4%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters8.9%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.0%1.3%

      Bossier City, LA School Districts

      • Bossier Parish School District

      There are a total of 24 public schools, 1 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Bossier City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bossier City, LA schools is 65%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Bossier City, LA, an average of 84.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Benton, LA1,90980%62%
      Eastwood, LA4,64970%41%
      Haughton, LA3,39567%36%
      Mooringsport, LA72260%21%
      Blanchard, LA2,97359%20%
      Bossier City, LA67,15265%32%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Jackson, TN67,16242%14%
      New Braunfels, TX67,09783%68%
      Maple Grove, MN66,96961%24%
      Kenner, LA66,95468%37%
      Yorba Linda, CA67,36267%37%
      Bossier City, LA67,15265%32%
      Source: The Bossier City, 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.