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Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 30%
Bachelors degree 87%

Duson school information

IndexDusonLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores60%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools41,33479,221
Total private schoolsn/a39524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Duson are 22% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Duson
  • 61.6% of people in Duson have completed 8th grade
  • 58.4% of people in Duson have completed high school
  • 4.1% of people in Duson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Duson

      IndexDusonLouisianaNational
      Completed 8th grade61.6%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school58.4%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college23.2%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree6.1%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors4.1%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters0.0%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

      Duson, LA School Districts

      • Lafayette Parish School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Duson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Duson, LA schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Duson, LA, an average of 61.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 58.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Milton, LA3,02784%70%
      Maurice, LA1,46180%63%
      Youngsville, LA10,87880%62%
      Broussard, LA10,22172%46%
      Grand Coteau, LA1,00267%36%
      Duson, LA1,98060%22%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ridgely, TN1,98032%36%
      Carrington, ND1,98056%13%
      Mount Olive, IL1,98030%39%
      Chelsea, OK1,98160%21%
      Northfield, VT1,97835%30%
      Duson, LA1,98060%22%
      Source: The Duson, 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.