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  • Wyandotte Elementary School
  • 2 Glenwood Avenue, Morgan City
  • St. Mary Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 290
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Stephensville Elementary School
  • 3243 Highway 70, Morgan City
  • St. Martin Parish
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 149
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • M.e. Norman Elementary School
  • 900 Spruce St, Morgan City
  • St. Mary Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 273
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • M.d. Shannon Elementary School
  • 409 Brashear Avenue, Morgan City
  • St. Mary Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 171
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Morgan City High School
  • 2400 Tiger Drive, Morgan City
  • St. Mary Parish
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 789
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Morgan City Junior High School
  • 911 Marguerite Street, Morgan City
  • St. Mary Parish
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 561
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Julia B. Maitland School
  • 1907 Federal Avenue, Morgan City
  • St. Mary Parish
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 320
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Morgan City school information

IndexMorgan CityLouisianaNational
Average Test Scores72%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools91,33479,221
Total private schools239524,874
Total post-secondary schools11757,963
The Morgan City, LA educational system consists of 9 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Morgan City public schools have average test scores of 72% which is 13% higher than than the Louisiana average and 47% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Morgan City public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Louisiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.1% have completed high school, 14.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Morgan City

IndexMorgan CityLouisianaNational
Completed 8th grade78.0%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school76.1%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college37.4%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.5%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.8%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.3%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.0%1.3%

There are a total of 9 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Morgan City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Morgan City, LA schools is 72%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Morgan City, LA, an average of 78.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Morgan City schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Morgan City, LA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Amelia, LA1,98785%72%
Berwick, LA4,77980%62%
Bayou Vista, LA5,16480%62%
Patterson, LA6,08571%44%
Bayou L'Ourse, LA1,72165%31%
Morgan City, LA11,93672%47%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Buda, TX11,93675%52%
Guymon, OK11,93463%28%
Richmond, TX11,93979%61%
Washington, IN11,94164%29%
Crestwood, MO11,94179%60%
Morgan City, LA11,93672%47%
Source: The Morgan City, 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.
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