Study: Louisiana has worst school system in America
In light of back-to-school season, the personal-finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2016's States with the Best & Worst School Systems.
In order to identify the best school systems in America,
According to an
Louisiana ranks at the bottom with 30.33 points and ranks 49th for School-System Quality and 51 for School System Safety. The state also had some of the lowest math and reading and ACT test scores
At the top of the list is Massachusetts with 73.65 points and ranks first for both School-System Quality and School System Safety.
See complete study results and a complete description of methodology here.