Avg. test scores 11%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 9%

La Crosse school information

IndexLa CrosseWisconsinNational
Average Test Scores44%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools241,86979,221
Total private schools1387224,874
Total post-secondary schools51147,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in La Crosse are 11% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 24 public schools in La Crosse
  • 91.3% of people in La Crosse have completed 8th grade
  • 90.2% of people in La Crosse have completed high school
  • 32.9% of people in La Crosse have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in La Crosse

      IndexLa CrosseWisconsinNational
      Completed 8th grade91.3%89.0%84.3%
      Completed high school90.2%87.8%83.0%
      Completed some college68.4%59.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree46.4%38.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors32.9%28.4%30.3%
      Completed masters12.1%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.8%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.6%1.1%1.3%

      La Crosse, WI School Districts

      • La Crosse School District

      There are a total of 24 public schools, 13 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in La Crosse. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for La Crosse, WI schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In La Crosse, WI, an average of 91.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.2% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Trempealeau, WI1,78765%31%
      Caledonia, MN2,79962%26%
      Holmen, WI9,51362%25%
      Onalaska, WI18,39659%19%
      French Island, WI4,39255%11%
      La Crosse, WI52,14044%11%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Placentia, CA52,16855%12%
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      Peabody, MA52,23561%24%
      Aspen Hill, MD52,02837%26%
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      La Crosse, WI52,14044%11%
      Source: The La Crosse, WI 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.