Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 44%

La Porte school information

IndexLa PorteTexasNational
Average Test Scores78%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools127,41879,221
Total private schools21,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in La Porte are 59% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in La Porte
  • 83.5% of people in La Porte have completed 8th grade
  • 82.5% of people in La Porte have completed high school
  • 16.9% of people in La Porte have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in La Porte

      IndexLa PorteTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade83.5%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school82.5%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college57.4%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.9%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.9%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%

      La Porte, TX School Districts

      • La Porte Independent School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in La Porte. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for La Porte, TX schools is 78%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In La Porte, TX, an average of 83.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.5% have completed high school.

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      Friendswood, TX38,27286%75%
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      La Porte, TX34,92278%59%

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      La Porte, TX34,92278%59%
      Source: The La Porte, TX 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.