Buras school information

Average Test Scoresn/a64%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,33479,221
Total private schoolsn/a39524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963
The Buras, LA educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Buras public schools have average test scores of n/a which is equal to than the Louisiana average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Buras public schools is n/a, compared to 14:1 in Louisiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 55.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 51.7% have completed high school, 12.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Buras are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Buras.
  • 55.6% of people in Buras have completed 8th grade.
  • 51.7% of people in Buras have completed high school.
  • 12.0% of people in Buras have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Buras

Completed 8th grade55.6%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school51.7%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college27.0%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree12.4%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.0%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.0%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Buras (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Boothville, LA90280%62%
Empire, LA92671%43%
Port Sulphur, LA2,04162%26%
Buras, LA1,003n/a 

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Mount Olive, MS1,0039%82%
Grapeview, WA1,00350%1%
Addison (Webster Springs), WV1,00345%10%
Cedar Ridge, CA1,00335%30%
Boyceville, WI1,00347%5%
Buras, LA1,003n/a 
Source: The Buras, 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.