Lafayette Elementary School

303 Connellsville St

Uniontown, PA 15401-3812

Grades: KG-5

316 students

Lafayette Elementary School serves 316 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Lafayette Elementary School operates within the Uniontown Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 316 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 316 students
Lafayette Elementary School Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Lafayette Elementary School Total Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 13:1 15:1
Lafayette Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (2008-2013)
Black
45%
16%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (2008-2013)
White
44%
70%
Lafayette Elementary School White Students (2008-2013)
Two or more races
10%
2%
Lafayette Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.60 0.24
Lafayette Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2013)
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.
92%
36%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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.
2%
5%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,785 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,931 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,621 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Uniontown Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 2,785 1,528
Uniontown Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $21 MM
Uniontown Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $41 MM $20 MM
Uniontown Area   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,931 $12,476
Uniontown Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,621 $11,944
Uniontown Area   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 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 Grades Students
  • UniontownLafayette Middle School
    303 Connellsville St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)438-3581
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 138 students                      
  • UniontownLaurel Highlands Senior High School
    300 Bailey Ave
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)437-4741
    0.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1048 students                      
  • UniontownUniontown Area Senior High School
    146 East Fayette St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)439-5000
    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 846 students                      
  • UniontownClark Elementary School
    200 Water St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)437-9600
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 354 students                      
  • UniontownBen Franklin School
    351 Morgantown St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)439-5020
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 488 students                      

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