Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 32%
Bachelors degree 59%

Lake Placid school information

IndexLake PlacidFloridaNational
Average Test Scores46%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:117:116:1
Total public schools43,38879,221
Total private schools31,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake Placid are 6% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Lake Placid
  • 57.5% of people in Lake Placid have completed 8th grade
  • 56.1% of people in Lake Placid have completed high school
  • 12.3% of people in Lake Placid have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lake Placid

      IndexLake PlacidFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade57.5%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school56.1%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college23.7%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree16.7%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.3%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters4.4%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.5%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.7%1.1%1.3%

      Lake Placid, FL School Districts

      • Highlands County School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake Placid. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Placid, FL schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Lake Placid, FL, an average of 57.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 56.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sebring, FL10,42346%7%
      Lake Placid, FL2,32146%6%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Deep River Center, CT2,32163%29%
      Hickman, KY2,32132%34%
      Jackson, KY2,32134%31%
      Townsend, DE2,32051%4%
      Thayer, MO2,32251%4%
      Lake Placid, FL2,32146%6%
      Source: The Lake Placid, FL 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.