Lafayette Elementary School

3100 Park St

Eureka, CA 95501-1544

Grades: KG-6

434 students

Lafayette Elementary School serves 434 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 434 students has grown by 46% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 434 students
Lafayette Elementary School Total Students (1999-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Lafayette Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2013)
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.42. 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 (1999-2013)
American Indian
8%
1%
Lafayette Elementary School American Indian Students (1999-2013)
Asian
8%
11%
Lafayette Elementary School Asian Students (2000-2013)
Hispanic
19%
52%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
4%
7%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (1999-2013)
White
55%
26%
Lafayette Elementary School White Students (1999-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Lafayette Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lafayette Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.42
Lafayette Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2013)
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.
63%
48%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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.
12%
8%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,208 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,167 is higher than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,381 is less than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Eureka City s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 4,208 1,667
Eureka City s School District Students Managed (1999-2013)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $19 MM
Eureka City s School District District Total Revenue (1999-2009)
District Spending $43 MM $18 MM
Eureka City s School District District Spending (1999-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,167 $11,099
Eureka City s School District District Revenue / Student (1999-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,381 $10,975
Eureka City s School District District Spending / Student (1999-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Pacific View Charter (0.7 miles away)
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  • EurekaPacific View Charter
    Charter School
    2937 Moore Ave
    EurekaCA 95501
    (707)269-9490
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 165 students                      
  • EurekaHumboldt County Office Of Education Court High School
    Alternative School
    2004 Harrison Ave
    EurekaCA 95501
    (707)268-3380
    Alternative School

    1 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 12 students                      
  • EurekaHumboldt County Office Of Education Juvenile Hall
    Alternative School
    2002 Harrison Ave
    EurekaCA 95501
    (707)445-7094
    Alternative School

    1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 13 students                      
  • EurekaHumboldt County Rop High School
    Vocational School
    901 Myrtle Ave
    EurekaCA 95501
    (707)445-7018
    Vocational School

    1 mi | Gr. 10-12 | n/a students                      
  • EurekaCatherine L. Zane Middle School
    2155 South St
    EurekaCA 95501
    (707)441-2470
    1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 567 students                      

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