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Avg. test scores 20%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 4%

Harahan school information

IndexHarahanLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores81%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools11,33479,221
Total private schools239524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Harahan are 64% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Harahan
  • 85.7% of people in Harahan have completed 8th grade
  • 85.2% of people in Harahan have completed high school
  • 29.2% of people in Harahan have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Harahan, LA Schools

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      Education level achieved in Harahan

      IndexHarahanLouisianaNational
      Completed 8th grade85.7%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school85.2%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college59.3%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.4%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.2%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters10.2%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.1%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.0%1.3%

      Harahan, LA School Districts

      • Jefferson Parish School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Harahan. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Harahan, LA schools is 81%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Harahan, LA, an average of 85.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Norco, LA2,94891%85%
      Belle Chasse, LA13,70985%72%
      Paradis, LA1,54284%70%
      Destrehan, LA11,21180%62%
      St. Rose, LA8,42777%56%
      Harahan, LA9,32181%64%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Springfield, FL9,31838%24%
      Louisville, OH9,31884%70%
      Walnut Grove, WA9,32452%5%
      Columbia City, IN9,32475%52%
      The Village, OK9,31063%29%
      Harahan, LA9,32181%64%
      Source: The Harahan, 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.