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Avg. test scores 32%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 61%

Jennings school information

IndexJenningsLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores65%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools51,33479,221
Total private schools239524,874
Total post-secondary schools11757,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jennings are 32% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Jennings
  • 73.8% of people in Jennings have completed 8th grade
  • 68.5% of people in Jennings have completed high school
  • 11.8% of people in Jennings have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Jennings

      IndexJenningsLouisianaNational
      Completed 8th grade73.8%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school68.5%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college35.9%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree15.9%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.8%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters3.4%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.0%1.3%

      Jennings, LA School Districts

      • Jefferson Davis Parish School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Jennings. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jennings, LA schools is 65%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Jennings, LA, an average of 73.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 68.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mermentau, LA69494%90%
      Egan, LA52185%72%
      Morse, LA93882%67%
      Estherwood, LA95677%56%
      Iota, LA1,73774%50%
      Jennings, LA10,18065%32%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Great Neck, NY10,18371%43%
      Marlton, NJ10,18750%1%
      Paris, TN10,16862%25%
      Columbia, IL10,19347%5%
      Rockport, TX10,19769%39%
      Jennings, LA10,18065%32%
      Source: The Jennings, 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.