Lafayette Elementary School

Lafayette Elementary School serves 315 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Lafayette Elementary School operates within the Eureka City s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 315 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 315 students
Lafayette Elementary School Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Lafayette Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Lafayette Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 25:1
Lafayette Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
American Indian
7%
1%
Lafayette Elementary School American Indian Students (1999-2014)
Asian
7%
11%
Lafayette Elementary School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
20%
53%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
4%
6%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
53%
25%
Lafayette Elementary School White Students (1999-2014)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Lafayette Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Lafayette Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA 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 0.42
Lafayette Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
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.
64%
49%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
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.
12%
9%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,703 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,045 is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,543 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 25% over four years.
School District Name Eureka City s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 3,703 1,757
Eureka City s School District Students Managed (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $17 MM
Eureka City s School District District Total Revenue (1999-2010)
District Spending $42 MM $18 MM
Eureka City s School District District Spending (1999-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,045 $10,238
Eureka City s School District District Revenue / Student (1999-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,543 $10,739
Eureka City s School District District Spending / Student (1999-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Pacific View Charter (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pacific View Charter (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pacific View Charter (0.7 miles away)
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