Avg. test scores 3%
High school dipl. 46%
Bachelors degree 88%

Jackson school information

Average Test Scores51%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools41,33479,221
Total private schoolsn/a39524,874
Total post-secondary schools21757,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jackson are 3% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Jackson
  • 48.3% of people in Jackson have completed 8th grade
  • 44.4% of people in Jackson have completed high school
  • 3.5% of people in Jackson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Jackson

      Completed 8th grade48.3%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school44.4%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college23.2%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree8.4%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors3.5%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters0.7%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.1%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

      Jackson, LA School Districts

      • East Feliciana Parish School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Jackson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jackson, LA schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Jackson, LA, an average of 48.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 44.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Zachary, LA16,15485%72%
      St. Francisville, LA2,06480%63%
      Slaughter, LA1,32279%61%
      Clinton, LA1,34029%41%
      New Roads, LA4,71625%50%
      Jackson, LA3,79551%3%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Broadway, VA3,79583%69%
      Holden Heights, FL3,79543%14%
      Albia, IA3,79578%59%
      Lancaster, WI3,79649%1%
      Clifton Forge, VA3,79275%51%
      Jackson, LA3,79551%3%
      Source: The Jackson, 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.