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.
Chambers County 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 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% 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 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.56. 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 (1988-2014)
Black
89%
34%
Lafayette High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
11%
57%
Lafayette High School White Students (1990-2014)
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 0.56
Lafayette High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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 (1998-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Chambers County School District's student population of 3,787 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 65% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,941 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat 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 (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
Chambers County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM n/a
Chambers County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $38 MM n/a
Chambers County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,941 n/a
Chambers County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,297 n/a
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
    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
    0.3 miles
    300 Ave A Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8274
    0.3PK-5326
  • LafayetteJohn P Powell Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 151 students
    0.6 miles
    700 Martin Luther King Dr
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8876
    0.66-8151
  • LafayetteChambers Co Career Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.6 miles
    502 Avc Dr Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8863
    1.69-12n/a
  • Five PointsFive Points Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 135 students
    8.6 miles
    10180 County Rd 222
    Five PointsAL 36855
    (334)864-7615
    8.6KG-8135
  • LanettHuguley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 412 students
    10.3 miles
    3011 Phillips Rd
    LanettAL 36863
    (334)576-2572
    10.3PK-5412

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