Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 77%

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

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bridge City are 19% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Bridge City
  • 73.0% of people in Bridge City have completed 8th grade
  • 69.1% of people in Bridge City have completed high school
  • 6.9% of people in Bridge City have completed a bachelors degree

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      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.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Norco, LA2,94891%85%
      Belle Chasse, LA13,70985%72%
      Harahan, LA9,32181%64%
      Destrehan, LA11,21180%62%
      Meraux, LA6,78778%58%
      Bridge City, LA6,66340%19%

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      Noble, OK6,66475%52%
      Skowhegan, ME6,66235%30%
      Rancho Calaveras, CA6,66126%47%
      Inniswold, LA6,66055%11%
      Fircrest, WA6,66060%21%
      Bridge City, LA6,66340%19%
      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.