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For the 2021 school year, there are 26 public schools serving 15,578 students in Lafayette, IN. Lafayette has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Lafayette, IN are Murdock Elementary School, Wyandotte Elementary School and Glen Acres Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lafayette, IN public schools have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 62% statewide average). Schools in Lafayette have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Indiana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Lafayette, IN Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Murdock Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2100 Cason St
    Lafayette, IN 47904
    (765) 771-6120

    Grades: K-4 | 255 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Wyandotte Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5865 E 50 S
    Lafayette, IN 47905
    (765) 772-7000

    Grades: K-5 | 498 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Glen Acres Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3767 Kimberly Dr
    Lafayette, IN 47905
    (765) 771-6150

    Grades: K-4 | 468 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Edgelea Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2910 S 18th St
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 772-4780

    Grades: K-4 | 534 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Hershey Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7521 E 300 N
    Lafayette, IN 47905
    (765) 269-8280

    Grades: K-5 | 599 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Mintonye Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2000 W 800 S
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 538-2780

    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Oakland Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    611 South 21st Street
    Lafayette, IN 47904
    (765) 771-6130

    Grades: K-4 | 250 students
  • Rank: #88.
    James Cole Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6418 E 900 S
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 523-2141

    Grades: K-5 | 290 students
  • Rank: #99.
    East Tipp Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7501 E 300 N
    Lafayette, IN 47905
    (765) 589-3566

    Grades: 6-8 | 500 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Vinton Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3101 Elmwood Ave
    Lafayette, IN 47904
    (765) 771-6140

    Grades: K-4 | 476 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Amelia Earhart Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3280 S 9th St
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 772-4740

    Grades: K-4 | 421 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Miami Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2401 Beck Ln
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 772-4800

    Grades: K-4 | 506 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Wea Ridge Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4410 S 150 E
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 471-2164

    Grades: 6-8 | 681 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Mayflower Mill Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 E 500 S
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 538-3875

    Grades: K-5 | 628 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Southwestern Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2100 W 800 S
    Lafayette, IN 47905
    (765) 538-3025

    Grades: 6-8 | 452 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Thomas Miller Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    700 S 4th St
    Lafayette, IN 47905
    (765) 476-2930

    Grades: K-4 | 407 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Lafayette Sunnyside Intermediate Math: 55% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    530 N 26th St
    Lafayette, IN 47904
    (765) 771-6100

    Grades: 5-6 | 1,220 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Woodland Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3200 E 450 S
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 471-0241

    Grades: K-5 | 643 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Wea Ridge Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1333 E 430 S
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 471-9321

    Grades: K-5 | 603 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Mccutcheon High School Math: 35% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4951 Us 231 S
    Lafayette, IN 47909
    (765) 474-1488

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,777 student
  • Rank: #2121.
    Wainwright Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7501 E 700 S
    Lafayette, IN 47905
    (765) 269-8350

    Grades: 6-8 | 277 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Lafayette Tecumseh Junior High School Math: 39% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2101 S 18th St
    Lafayette, IN 47905
    (765) 772-4750

    Grades: 7-8 | 1,074 student
  • Rank: #2323.
    Jefferson High School Math: 26% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1801 S 18th St
    Lafayette, IN 47905
    (765) 772-4700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,983 student
  • Rank: #2424.
    Oakland High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1100 Elizabeth Street
    Lafayette, IN 47904
    (765) 807-8550

    Grades: 9-12 | 62 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Excel Center - Lafayette Charter School
    615 N 18th St 2nd Floor
    Lafayette, IN 47904
    (317) 524-3641

    Grades: 10-12 | 299 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Greater Lafayette Area Se Special Education School
    2300 Cason St
    Lafayette, IN 47904
    (765) 771-6006

    Grades: PK | 213 students
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