Avg. test scores 61%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 49%

Denham Springs school information

IndexDenham SpringsLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores79%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools131,33479,221
Total private schoolsn/a39524,874
Total post-secondary schools11757,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Denham Springs are 61% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Denham Springs
  • 73.4% of people in Denham Springs have completed 8th grade
  • 71.5% of people in Denham Springs have completed high school
  • 15.3% of people in Denham Springs have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Denham Springs

      IndexDenham SpringsLouisianaNational
      Completed 8th grade73.4%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school71.5%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college45.6%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.9%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors15.3%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters4.7%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.1%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

      Denham Springs, LA School Districts

      • Livingston Parish School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Denham Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Denham Springs, LA schools is 79%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Denham Springs, LA, an average of 73.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.5% have completed high school.

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      Prairieville, LA29,73287%77%
      Zachary, LA16,15485%72%
      Central, LA28,01778%58%
      Watson, LA92578%58%
      French Settlement, LA1,40577%55%
      Denham Springs, LA10,27879%61%

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      Jackson, WY10,27956%13%
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      Denham Springs, LA10,27879%61%
      Source: The Denham Springs, 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.