Avg. test scores 44%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 13%

Covington school information

Average Test Scores71%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools81,33479,221
Total private schools739524,874
Total post-secondary schools21757,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Covington are 44% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Covington
  • 78.1% of people in Covington have completed 8th grade
  • 76.3% of people in Covington have completed high school
  • 34.2% of people in Covington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Covington

      Completed 8th grade78.1%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school76.3%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college61.1%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree37.3%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors34.2%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters11.1%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.4%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.6%1.0%1.3%

      Covington, LA School Districts

      • St. Tammany Parish School District
      • Tangipahoa Parish School District

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 7 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Covington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Covington, LA schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Covington, LA, an average of 78.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Abita Springs, LA2,47787%77%
      Madisonville, LA76985%72%
      Folsom, LA88578%59%
      Mandeville, LA12,24476%54%
      Lacombe, LA7,93068%39%
      Covington, LA9,72571%44%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lock Haven, PA9,72546%6%
      Maywood, NJ9,72657%15%
      White Marsh, MD9,72260%21%
      Fort Meade, MD9,73043%12%
      Rio del Mar, CA9,73163%27%
      Covington, LA9,72571%44%
      Source: The Covington, 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.