Lafayette County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 601 students in Lafayette County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Lafayette County School District have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lafayette County School District are Lafayette County High School and Lafayette County Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lafayette County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Lafayette County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
601 Students
493,671 Students
# Teachers
51 Teachers
35,638 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Lafayette County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 255 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#243 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lafayette County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lafayette County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lafayette County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lafayette County   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.58
# American Indian Students
n/a
3,122 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
8,056 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
17 Students
64,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
13%
# Black Students
359 Students
100,781 Students
% Black Students
60%
20%
# White Students
210 Students
300,354 Students
% White Students
35%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,008 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
14 Students
12,730 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
18
16,843
# Students in K Grade:
45
36,826
# Students in 1st Grade:
43
36,667
# Students in 2nd Grade:
54
36,479
# Students in 3rd Grade:
43
37,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
47
38,497
# Students in 5th Grade:
52
38,538
# Students in 6th Grade:
42
36,264
# Students in 7th Grade:
35
36,300
# Students in 8th Grade:
39
36,505
# Students in 9th Grade:
46
37,639
# Students in 10th Grade:
50
37,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
49
35,322
# Students in 12th Grade:
35
32,988
# Ungraded Students:
3
285

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,854 is higher than the state median of $11,096. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,303 is higher than the state median of $10,945. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$7 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lafayette County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$7 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Lafayette County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,854
$11,096
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lafayette County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,303
$10,945
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lafayette County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Lafayette County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lafayette County High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1209 Alexander Ln
Lewisville, AR 71845
(870) 533-4464
Grades: 7-12
| 254 students
Rank: #22.
Lafayette County Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
208 W 7th St
Lewisville, AR 71845
(870) 921-4275
Grades: PK-6
| 347 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 601 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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