Lafayette High School

Lafayette High School serves 242 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Lafayette High School operates within the Chambers County School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 242 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 242 students
Lafayette High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lafayette High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Lafayette High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lafayette High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
Lafayette High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
89%
34%
Lafayette High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
11%
57%
Lafayette High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Lafayette High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL 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.
0.20 0.32
Lafayette High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
83%
52%
Lafayette High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Lafayette High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,787 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,941 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,297 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Chambers County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
7
Number of Students Managed 3,787 3,026
Chambers County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
Chambers County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $30 MM
Chambers County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $38 MM $30 MM
Chambers County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,941 $10,181
Chambers County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,297 $10,301
Chambers County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Chambers Co Career Technical Center (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John P Powell Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lafayette Eastside Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LafayetteLafayette Eastside Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 326 students300 Ave A Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8274
    0.3PK-5326
  • LafayetteJohn P Powell Middle School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 151 students700 Martin Luther King Dr
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8876
    0.66-8151
  • LafayetteChambers Co Career Technical Center
    Vocational School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 9-12502 Avc Dr Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8863
    1.69-12n/a
  • Five PointsFive Points Elementary School
    8.6 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 135 students10180 County Rd 222
    Five PointsAL 36855
    (334)864-7615
    8.6KG-8135
  • LanettHuguley Elementary School
    10.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 412 students3011 Phillips Rd
    LanettAL 36863
    (334)576-2572
    10.3PK-5412

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