Avg. test scores 20%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 46%

Lake Providence school information

IndexLake ProvidenceLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores59%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools51,33479,221
Total private schools139524,874
Total post-secondary schools11757,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake Providence are 20% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Lake Providence
  • 70.3% of people in Lake Providence have completed 8th grade
  • 69.1% of people in Lake Providence have completed high school
  • 16.5% of people in Lake Providence have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lake Providence

      IndexLake ProvidenceLouisianaNational
      Completed 8th grade70.3%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school69.1%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college36.2%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree18.7%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.5%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.6%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.0%1.3%

      Lake Providence, LA School Districts

      • East Carroll Parish School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Lake Providence. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Providence, LA schools is 59%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Lake Providence, LA, an average of 70.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 69.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kilbourne, LA38970%41%
      Oak Grove, LA1,53867%36%
      Forest, LA22364%29%
      Lake Providence, LA3,77959%20%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Nome, AK3,78236%27%
      Pelham, GA3,78225%50%
      Ashburn, GA3,78223%52%
      Basalt, CO3,78334%30%
      Vista Santa Rosa, CA3,77518%64%
      Lake Providence, LA3,77959%20%
      Source: The Lake Providence, 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.