71254 Public Schools

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There are 3 public schools in 71254 Lake Providence, LA, serving 1,204 students.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

71254, Louisiana Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Lake ProvidenceGriffin Middle School Academy
    1205 Gould St
    Lake ProvidenceLA71254
    (318)559-1395
    244 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Lake Providence
    Lake Providence Senior High School
    700 Martin Luther King Dr
    Lake ProvidenceLA71254
    (318)559-1984
    334 students | Gr. 8-12
  • Lake Providence
    Southside Elementary School
    1307 Gould St
    Lake ProvidenceLA71254
    (318)559-0325
    626 students | Gr. PK-5

Zipcode Statistics

AboutZipcode 71254 Zipcode Statistics (LA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 6,759 people 4,521,401 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 15% 16%
Median Household Income $22,244 $40,912
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Did You Know?
Public schools in zipcode 71254 have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.01, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.57. The most diverse school in zipcode 71254 is Monticello High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or in the USA.