Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School

  • Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School serves 24 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School's student population of 24 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students24 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
92%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
8%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.150.64
This chart display the diversity score of Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr Lorenzo G Lafarelle Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEl Paso Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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