Lafayette High School

5178 Round Pond Rd,

La Fayette, GA, 30728

Tel: (706)638-2342
Grades: 9-12

1,152 students

Lafayette High School serves 1,152 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Lafayette High School operates within the Walker County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1152 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,152 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has increased by 26% over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Black
5%
37%
White
90%
44%
Unknown
4%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.19
0.66
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 55%
51%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,173 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Walker County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
n/a
Number of Students Managed 9,173
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
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School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gordon Lee High School (10.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lafayette Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Lafayette Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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