Lafayette Elementary School

4201 Fayette Dr

Bristol, PA 19007-2612

Grades: KG-6

397 students

Lafayette Elementary School serves 397 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Lafayette Elementary School operates within the Bristol Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 397 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 397 students
Lafayette Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Lafayette Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Lafayette Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Lafayette Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
20%
9%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
25%
16%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
49%
70%
Lafayette Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Lafayette Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lafayette Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA 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.
0.66 0.24
Lafayette Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
52%
36%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
9%
5%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,475 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,764 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,480 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Bristol Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 6,475 1,528
Bristol Township   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $119 MM $21 MM
Bristol Township   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $111 MM $20 MM
Bristol Township   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,764 $12,476
Bristol Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,480 $11,944
Bristol Township   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bristol High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roosevelt Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Warren Snyder-john Birotti Elementary School (1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BristolRoosevelt Middle School
    1001 Rodgers Rd
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)788-0436
    0.6 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 519 students                      
  • BristolWarren Snyder-john Birotti Elementary School
    450 Beaver St
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)781-1020
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 582 students                      
  • BristolWarren Snyder-john Girotti Middle School
    450 Beaver St
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)781-1034
    1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 297 students                      
  • BensalemMaple Shade Elementary School
    2335 Prospect Ave
    BensalemPA 19020
    (215)788-0200
    1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 359 students                      
  • BristolBristol High School
    Wilson Ave And Garfield St
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)781-1030
    1.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 323 students                      

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