Excel Center - Lafayette Square

  • Excel Center - Lafayette Square serves 348 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 68%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Excel Center - Lafayette Square placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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School Overview

  • Excel Center - Lafayette Square's student population of 348 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Excel Center - Lafayette Square is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Excel Center - Lafayette Square is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rankn/a
31%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
68%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:118:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
52%
11%
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Black
34%
12%
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White
8%
69%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.610.28
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Graduation Rate20-24%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameExcel Center - Lafayette Square School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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