Your browser is not supported

Please upgrade to a modern browser. We recommend the latest version of Google Chrome (Chrome 65 or later).

Your current browser is: CCBot 2

An error occurred. Please try again.

Schools in Louisiana (leave a review)
Schools by Type

Total

1,400

Charter

144

Magnet

36

Shared Time

0

Virtual

3

Highest Level of Education
The bar chart below shows percentages of adults in this state who hold different qualifications as their highest level of academic achievement.
Highest level of educationPercent of adults
Less than high school16
High school diploma or GED34
Some college27
Bachelor's degree15
Graduate degree8
Was this useful?
Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten - 12th Grade: 6 hours

Kindergarten: 177 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 177 days

12th Grade: 177 days

Was this useful?
Household Income
The chart below shows income adjusted for inflation and shown in 2016 dollars. This lets you see how families' purchasing power has changed over time.
YearIncome expressed in 2016 dollars
199041000
200046900
200545100
201046800
201244900
201345500
201445200
201546300
201645100
Was this useful?
Child Poverty and Homelessness

Children in poverty

313,013

Homeless children

20,254

Unsheltered children

869

Was this useful?
Students in Gifted and Talented Programs
Category of studentPercent enrolled in gifted and talented programs
Boys4
Girls5
White6
Black2
Hispanic4
Asian15
American Indian or Alaskan Native3
Pacific Islander5
Two or more races4
Was this useful?
Comments
Do you know Louisiana? Be the first to share your experiences!

Your rating

Districts in Louisiana Find a Teaching Job
Was this useful?

More facts and statistics about Louisiana coming soon...