Lafayette High School

214 1st Ave Se

Lafayette, AL 36862-2102

Tel: (334)864-9881
Grades: 8-12

272 students

Lafayette High School serves 272 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% 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 59% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 272 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 272 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Black
92%
34%
White
8%
57%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.15 0.31
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%
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.
9%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,891 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Chambers County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
7
Number of Students Managed 3,891 2,979
Graduation Rate 59% 72%
District Total Revenue $36 MM $29 MM
District Spending $36 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,583 $9,620
District Spending / Student $8,668 $10,180
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • LafayetteLafayette Eastside Elementary School
    300 Ave A Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8274
    0.3 mi | 338 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LafayetteJohn P Powell Middle School
    621 1st St Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8876
    0.6 mi | 166 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • LafayetteChambers Co Career Technical Center
    Vocational School
    Area Vacational Center Dr
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8863
    Vocational School

    1.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • Five PointsFive Points Elementary School
    10180 County Rd 222
    Five PointsAL 36855
    (334)864-7615
    8.6 mi | 141 students | Gr. KG-9                      
  • LanettHuguley Elementary School
    3011 Phillips Rd
    LanettAL 36863
    (334)576-2572
    10.3 mi | 393 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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