Destrehan school information

Average Test Scores80%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:114:116:1
Total public schools61,33479,221
Total private schools139524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963
The Destrehan, LA educational system consists of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Destrehan public schools have average test scores of 80% which is 25% higher than than the Louisiana average and 62% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Destrehan public schools is 17:1, compared to 14:1 in Louisiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.5% have completed high school, 34.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Destrehan are 62% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Destrehan.
  • 92.2% of people in Destrehan have completed 8th grade.
  • 90.5% of people in Destrehan have completed high school.
  • 34.1% of people in Destrehan have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Destrehan

Completed 8th grade92.2%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school90.5%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college67.5%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.8%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.1%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters8.7%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.0%1.3%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Norco, LA2,94891%85%
Paradis, LA1,54284%70%
Harahan, LA9,32181%64%
St. Rose, LA8,42777%56%
Jean Lafitte, LA1,88876%54%
Destrehan, LA11,21180%62%

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Destrehan, LA11,21180%62%
Source: The Destrehan, 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.