Lafayette Elementary School

3100 Park St,

Eureka, CA, 95501-1544

Tel: (707)441-2482
Grades: KG-6

439 students

Lafayette Elementary School serves 439 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Lafayette Elementary School operates within the Eureka City s School District.

Overview

The student population of 439 students has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 439 students
Lafayette Elementary School Total Students (1999-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Lafayette Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 22:1
Lafayette Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
8%
1%
Lafayette Elementary School American Indian (1999-2012)
Asian
5%
11%
Lafayette Elementary School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
18%
52%
Lafayette Elementary School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
5%
7%
Lafayette Elementary School Black (1999-2012)
White
55%
26%
Lafayette Elementary School White (1999-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lafayette Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lafayette Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.65 0.64
Lafayette Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,989 students has grown by 1270% over five years.
School District Name Eureka City s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,989 1,577
Eureka City s School District Number of Students Managed (1999-2012)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $19 MM
Eureka City s School District Total Revenue (1999-2009)
District Spending $43 MM $18 MM
Eureka City s School District Spending (1999-2009)
District Revenue / Student $127,255 $11,099
Eureka City s School District Revenue / Student (1999-2009)
District Spending / Student $118,294 $10,975
Eureka City s School District Spending / Student (1999-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pacific View Charter (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pacific View Charter (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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