Lakeland school information

Average Test Scores34%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools42,16479,221
Total private schools151524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963
The Lakeland, GA educational system consists of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lakeland public schools have average test scores of 34% which is 5% lower than than the Georgia average and 32% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lakeland public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in Georgia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 63.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 58.3% have completed high school, 10.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Lakeland are 32% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Lakeland.
  • 63.0% of people in Lakeland have completed 8th grade.
  • 58.3% of people in Lakeland have completed high school.
  • 10.2% of people in Lakeland have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Lakeland

Completed 8th grade63.0%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school58.3%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college37.1%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.1%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.2%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters3.4%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Lakeland (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Valdosta, GA56,71737%26%
Nashville, GA4,89536%27%
Lakeland, GA3,34834%32%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Meiners Oaks, CA3,34827%45%
Cuba, MO3,34853%7%
Blairsville, PA3,34859%20%
Breckenridge, MN3,34756%14%
Jasper, TN3,34755%11%
Lakeland, GA3,34834%32%
Source: The Lakeland, GA 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.