Lafayette Elementary School

Lafayette Elementary School serves 348 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Lafayette Elementary School operates within the Uniontown Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 348 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 348 students
Lafayette Elementary School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Lafayette Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Lafayette Elementary School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Lafayette Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
44%
15%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
46%
69%
Lafayette Elementary School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Lafayette Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Lafayette Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.59 0.24
Lafayette Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
93%
38%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,838 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,274 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,114 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Uniontown Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 2,838 1,514
Uniontown Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $21 MM
Uniontown Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $43 MM $20 MM
Uniontown Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,274 $12,967
Uniontown Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,114 $12,300
Uniontown Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Laurel Highlands Senior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lafayette Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clark Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • UniontownLafayette Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 186 students303 Connellsville St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)438-3581
    06-8186
  • UniontownLaurel Highlands Senior High School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1023 students300 Bailey Ave
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)437-4741
    0.79-121023
  • UniontownClark Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 353 students200 Water St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)437-9600
    0.8KG-5353
  • UniontownUniontown Area Senior High School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 840 students146 East Fayette St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)439-5000
    0.89-12840
  • UniontownBen Franklin School
    1.7 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 479 students351 Morgantown St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)439-5020
    1.7KG-8479

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