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  • Mildred S. Harris Elementary School
  • 1805 Bridge City Avenue, Bridge City
  • Jefferson Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 411
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Riverside Alternative High School
  • 3225 River Road, Bridge City
  • Office of Juvenile Justice
  • Grades: 1 - 12 · Students: 118
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Riverside Alternative High School
  • 3225 River Road, Bridge City
  • Special School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 45
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1

Bridge City school information

IndexBridge CityLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores40%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio10:114:116:1
Total public schools31,33479,221
Total private schoolsn/a39524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963
The Bridge City, LA educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Bridge City public schools have average test scores of 40% which is 38% lower than than the Louisiana average and 19% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Bridge City public schools is 10:1, compared to 14:1 in Louisiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 69.1% have completed high school, 6.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Bridge City

IndexBridge CityLouisianaNational
Completed 8th grade73.0%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school69.1%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college37.3%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree10.6%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors6.9%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters0.6%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.1%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.0%1.3%

Bridge City, LA School Districts

Jefferson Parish School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bridge City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bridge City, LA schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 10:1. In Bridge City, LA, an average of 73.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 69.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Bridge City 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 Bridge City, LA schools.

Source: The Bridge 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.