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88%
  • Mulberry Elementary School
  • 450 Cougar Drive, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 931
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
85%
  • Dularge Elementary School
  • 621 Dularge Road, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 374
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
72%
  • Coteau-bayou Blue Elementary School
  • 2550 Coteau Road, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 745
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
70%
  • Honduras Elementary School
  • 530 Grand Caillou Road, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 264
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
70%
  • Bayou Black Elementary School
  • 4449 Bayou Black Drive, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 194
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
69%
  • Terrebonne High School
  • 7318 Main Street, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 997
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
65%
  • Elysian Fields Middle School
  • 700 Hibernia Place, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: 4 - 6 · Students: 375
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
65%
  • Grand Caillou Elementary School
  • 3933 Grand Caillou Road, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 528
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
59%
  • Ellender Memorial High School
  • 3012 Patriot Drive, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 987
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
56%
  • Acadian Elementary School
  • 1020 Saadi Street, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 825
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
56%
  • Grand Caillou Middle School
  • 2161 Grand Caillou Road, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 337
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
55%
  • Legion Park Elementary School
  • 710 Williams Avenue, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 342
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
55%
  • East Houma Elementary School
  • 222 Connely Street, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 395
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
52%
  • Oaklawn Junior High School
  • 2215 Acadian Drive, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 464
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
50%
  • School For Exceptional Children
  • 105 Moffet Road, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 30
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
47%
  • Village East Middle School
  • 315 Lafayette Woods, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: 4 - 6 · Students: 217
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
n/a
  • Terrebonne Career And Technical High School
  • 3051 Patriot Drive, Houma
  • Terrebonne Parish
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Houma school information

IndexHoumaLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores63%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools261,33479,221
Total private schools939524,874
Total post-secondary schools41757,963
The Houma, LA educational system consists of 26 public schools, 9 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools. Houma public schools have average test scores of 63% which is 1% lower than than the Louisiana average and 28% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Houma public schools is 13:1, compared to 14:1 in Louisiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 75.9% have completed high school, 18.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Houma

IndexHoumaLouisianaNational
Completed 8th grade78.5%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school75.9%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college42.9%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.9%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.0%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.9%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.0%1.3%

Houma, LA School Districts

Terrebonne Parish School District

There are a total of 26 public schools, 9 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Houma. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Houma, LA schools is 63%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Houma, LA, an average of 78.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Houma schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Houma, LA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lockport, LA2,52882%67%
Bourg, LA2,63076%55%
Bayou Blue, LA12,33374%50%
Mathews, LA2,42673%47%
Bayou Cane, LA20,44572%47%
Houma, LA34,05263%28%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Chester, PA34,05615%69%
Kyle, TX34,08067%36%
Dana Point, CA34,00944%10%
Redan, GA34,10019%62%
Pekin, IL34,00333%33%
Houma, LA34,05263%28%
Source: The Houma, 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.