Lafayette Elementary School

4201 Fayette Dr

Bristol, PA 19007-2612

Tel: (215)788-5400
Grades: KG-6

403 students

Lafayette Elementary School serves 403 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Lafayette Elementary School operates within the Bristol Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 403 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 403 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
19%
8%
Black
27%
16%
White
47%
71%
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.
0.67 0.23
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.
55%
34%
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.
11%
6%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,487 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Bristol Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 6,487 1,682
Bristol Township   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $119 MM $21 MM
Bristol Township   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $111 MM $20 MM
Bristol Township   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,764 $12,476
Bristol Township   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,480 $11,944
Bristol Township   School 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 Students Grades
  • BristolRoosevelt Middle School
    1001 Rodgers Rd
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)788-0436
    0.6 mi | 523 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • BristolWarren Snyder-john Birotti Elementary School
    450 Beaver St
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)781-1020
    1 mi | 622 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BristolWarren Snyder-john Girotti Middle School
    450 Beaver St
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)781-1034
    1 mi | 318 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CroydonMaple Shade Elementary School
    2335 Prospect Ave
    CroydonPA 19020
    (215)788-0200
    1 mi | 362 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • BristolBristol High School
    Wilson Ave And Garfield St
    BristolPA 19007
    (215)781-1030
    1.3 mi | 338 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Bucks County, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.27, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Bucks County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.