Lafayette Elementary School

303 Connellsville St

Uniontown, PA 15401-3812

Tel: (724)438-3581
Grades: KG-5

240 students

Lafayette Elementary School serves 240 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Lafayette Elementary School operates within the Uniontown Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 240 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 240 students
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 10:1 14:1
Black
46%
16%
White
46%
71%
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.
0.58 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.
85%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,912 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Uniontown Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 2,912 1,682
Uniontown Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $21 MM
Uniontown Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $41 MM $20 MM
Uniontown Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,931 $12,476
Uniontown Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,621 $11,944
Uniontown Area   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 Laurel Highlands Senior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lafayette Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clark Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • UniontownLafayette Middle School
    303 Connellsville St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)438-3581
    0 mi | 141 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • UniontownLaurel Highlands Senior High School
    300 Bailey Ave
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)437-4741
    0.7 mi | 1069 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • UniontownUniontown Area Senior High School
    146 East Fayette St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)439-5000
    0.8 mi | 895 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • UniontownClark Elementary School
    200 Water St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)437-9600
    0.8 mi | 341 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • UniontownBen Franklin School
    351 Morgantown St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)439-5020
    1.7 mi | 527 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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Did You Know?
Uniontown, 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 0.00, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Uniontown is Lafayette Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.