Avg. test scores 17%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 81%

Kentwood school information

Average Test Scores57%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:114:116:1
Total public schools51,33479,221
Total private schoolsn/a39524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Kentwood are 17% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Kentwood
  • 76.1% of people in Kentwood have completed 8th grade
  • 73.8% of people in Kentwood have completed high school
  • 5.9% of people in Kentwood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Kentwood

      Completed 8th grade76.1%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school73.8%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college28.2%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree8.4%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors5.9%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.4%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.1%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

      Kentwood, LA School Districts

      • Tangipahoa Parish School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Kentwood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kentwood, LA schools is 57%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Kentwood, LA, an average of 76.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Roseland, LA1,03160%21%
      Amite City, LA4,32143%12%
      Greensburg, LA78037%26%
      Osyka, MS42015%71%
      Kentwood, LA2,37957%17%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clay, PA2,37970%41%
      Cabool, MO2,38147%5%
      Ross, CA2,38177%55%
      South Fulton, TN2,37756%13%
      Winneconne, WI2,38258%18%
      Kentwood, LA2,37957%17%
      Source: The Kentwood, 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.