Lafayette High School (Closed 2011)

2630 Benson Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11214-4497

Grades: 9-12

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 53%.
Lafayette High School operated within the New York City Geographic #21 School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students n/a
Gender % 63% Male / 37%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers

School Comparison

This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1 13:1
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.
0.07 0.36
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
41%
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
7%

District Comparison

School District Name New York City Geographic #21 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
3
Number of Students Managed 33,480 1,015
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2010 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Expeditionary Learning School For Community Leader (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kingsborough Early College School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingsborough Early College School (0.1 miles away)
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