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Avg. test scores 26%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 17%

Valdosta school information

IndexValdostaGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores37%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools292,16479,221
Total private schools851524,874
Total post-secondary schools21927,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Valdosta are 26% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 29 public schools in Valdosta
  • 79.2% of people in Valdosta have completed 8th grade
  • 78.1% of people in Valdosta have completed high school
  • 25.3% of people in Valdosta have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Valdosta

      IndexValdostaGeorgiaNational
      Completed 8th grade79.2%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school78.1%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college54.6%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree32.9%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.3%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters10.6%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.4%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.9%1.3%1.3%

      Valdosta, GA School Districts

      • Lowndes County School District
      • Valdosta City School District

      There are a total of 29 public schools, 8 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Valdosta. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Valdosta, GA schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Valdosta, GA, an average of 79.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lake Park, GA90558%17%
      Hahira, GA2,87756%13%
      Morven, GA53942%15%
      Lakeland, GA3,34834%32%
      Valdosta, GA56,71737%26%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Fountain Valley, CA56,67062%25%
      Oak Lawn, IL56,77431%36%
      Santee, CA56,83949%1%
      Brentwood, CA56,92349%1%
      Taunton, MA56,50451%3%
      Valdosta, GA56,71737%26%
      Source: The Valdosta, 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.