Lafayette High School

Lafayette High School serves 728 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Lafayette High School operates within the Lafayette County School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 728 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 728 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Hispanic
1%
3%
Black
26%
50%
White
73%
45%
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.
0.40 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.
42%
64%
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%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,575 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Lafayette County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 2,575 2,147
Graduation Rate 67% 62%
District Total Revenue $23 MM $21 MM
District Spending $24 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,602 $9,999
District Spending / Student $9,628 $9,596
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oxf/laf School Of Applied Technical (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lafayette Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lafayette Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OxfordLafayette Elementary School
    150 Commodore Dr
    OxfordMS 38655
    (662)234-5627
    0 mi | 678 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • OxfordLafayette Upper Elementary School
    120 Commodore Dr
    OxfordMS 38655
    (662)236-3761
    0.1 mi | 574 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • OxfordLafayette Middle School
    102 Commodore Dr
    OxfordMS 38655
    (662)234-1664
    0.1 mi | 595 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • OxfordOxf/laf School Of Applied Technical
    Vocational School
    134 Hwy 7 South
    OxfordMS 38655
    (662)234-9469
    Vocational School

    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • OxfordBramlett Elementary School
    225 Bramlett Blvd
    OxfordMS 38655
    (662)234-2685
    1.4 mi | 785 students | Gr. PK-1                      

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