Avg. test scores 72%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 13%

Zachary school information

Average Test Scores85%64%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:114:116:1
Total public schools41,33479,221
Total private schools139524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1757,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Zachary are 72% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Zachary
  • 90.4% of people in Zachary have completed 8th grade
  • 90.1% of people in Zachary have completed high school
  • 34.3% of people in Zachary have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Zachary

      Completed 8th grade90.4%80.2%84.3%
      Completed high school90.1%78.5%83.0%
      Completed some college67.8%49.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree40.9%28.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors34.3%23.0%30.3%
      Completed masters12.7%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.8%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.0%1.3%

      Zachary, LA School Districts

      • Zachary Community School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Zachary. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Zachary, LA schools is 85%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Zachary, LA, an average of 90.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.1% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      St. Francisville, LA2,06480%63%
      Denham Springs, LA10,27879%61%
      Slaughter, LA1,32279%61%
      Central, LA28,01778%58%
      Watson, LA92578%58%
      Zachary, LA16,15485%72%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lebanon, OR16,16242%16%
      Eggertsville, NY16,14545%9%
      Portland, TX16,14479%61%
      Gainesville, TX16,16957%15%
      Calhoun, GA16,13938%24%
      Zachary, LA16,15485%72%
      Source: The Zachary, 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.