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Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 60%

Forest school information

IndexForestLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores64%64%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,33479,221
Total private schoolsn/a39524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Forest are 29% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Forest
  • 73.8% of people in Forest have completed 8th grade
  • 73.2% of people in Forest have completed high school
  • 12.2% of people in Forest have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Forest

      IndexForestLouisianaNational
      Completed 8th grade73.8%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school73.2%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college34.1%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree12.2%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.2%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters5.5%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.0%1.3%

      Forest, LA School Districts

      • West Carroll Parish School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Forest. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Forest, LA schools is 64%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Forest, LA, an average of 73.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.2% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kilbourne, LA38970%41%
      Oak Grove, LA1,53867%36%
      Epps, LA1,16760%21%
      Lake Providence, LA3,77959%20%
      Forest, LA22364%29%

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      Forest, LA22364%29%
      Source: The Forest, 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.