Lafayette Elementary School

Lafayette Elementary School serves 390 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Lafayette Elementary School operates within the Bristol Township School District.

School Overview

The student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 390 students
Lafayette Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lafayette Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Lafayette Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 16:1 15:1
Lafayette Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Lafayette Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
21%
9%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
23%
15%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
49%
69%
Lafayette Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Lafayette Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.67 0.24
Lafayette Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
62%
38%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
6%
5%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,215 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $19,037 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,237 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Bristol Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 6,215 1,514
Bristol Township   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $21 MM
Bristol Township   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $113 MM $20 MM
Bristol Township   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $19,037 $12,967
Bristol Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,237 $12,300
Bristol Township   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 Bristol High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roosevelt Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple Shade Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BristolRoosevelt Middle School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 545 students1001 Rodgers Rd
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)788-0436
    0.67-8545
  • BensalemMaple Shade Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 383 students2335 Prospect Ave
    BensalemPA 19020
    (215)788-0200
    1PK-6383
  • BristolWarren Snyder-john Birotti Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 619 students450 Beaver St
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)781-1020
    1PK-5619
  • BristolWarren Snyder-john Girotti Middle School
    1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 270 students450 Beaver St
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)781-1034
    16-8270
  • BristolBristol High School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 328 studentsWilson Ave And Garfield St
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)781-1030
    1.39-12328

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