Lafayette School Corporation School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 7,869 students in Lafayette School Corporation School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in Lafayette School Corporation School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lafayette School Corporation School District are Oakland Elementary School, Murdock Elementary School and Edgelea Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lafayette School Corporation School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lafayette School Corporation School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lafayette School Corporation 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 (IN)
# Schools
13 Schools
1,917 Schools
# Students
7,869 Students
1,047,222 Students
# Teachers
485 Teachers
60,737 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Lafayette School Corporation School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 369 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IN)
Overall District Rank
#261 out of 379 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lafayette School Corporation  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lafayette School Corporation  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lafayette School Corporation  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
79%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lafayette School Corporation  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.67
0.51
# American Indian Students
20 Students
2,088 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
49 Students
25,441 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
2,105 Students
124,991 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
12%
# Black Students
1,396 Students
131,224 Students
% Black Students
18%
13%
# White Students
3,758 Students
711,646 Students
% White Students
48%
68%
# Hawaiian Students
11 Students
800 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
530 Students
50,965 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
213
18,972
# Students in K Grade:
749
77,589
# Students in 1st Grade:
645
75,895
# Students in 2nd Grade:
660
76,103
# Students in 3rd Grade:
631
78,337
# Students in 4th Grade:
632
79,819
# Students in 5th Grade:
633
79,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
587
79,098
# Students in 7th Grade:
516
78,192
# Students in 8th Grade:
558
79,358
# Students in 9th Grade:
506
80,310
# Students in 10th Grade:
582
80,107
# Students in 11th Grade:
502
82,817
# Students in 12th Grade:
455
79,244
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,678

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,165 is higher than the state median of $12,551. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,647 is higher than the state median of $11,226. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$119 MM
$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lafayette School Corporation  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$115 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Lafayette School Corporation  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,165
$12,551
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lafayette School Corporation  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,647
$11,226
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lafayette School Corporation  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Lafayette School Corporation School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Oakland Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
611 South 21st Street
Lafayette, IN 47904
(765) 771-6130
Grades: K-4
| 250 students
Rank: #22.
Murdock Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
2100 Cason St
Lafayette, IN 47904
(765) 771-6120
Grades: K-4
| 255 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Edgelea Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2910 S 18th St
Lafayette, IN 47909
(765) 772-4780
Grades: K-4
| 534 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Glen Acres Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3767 Kimberly Dr
Lafayette, IN 47905
(765) 771-6150
Grades: K-4
| 468 students
Rank: #55.
Vinton Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3101 Elmwood Ave
Lafayette, IN 47904
(765) 771-6140
Grades: K-4
| 476 students
Rank: #66.
Amelia Earhart Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3280 S 9th St
Lafayette, IN 47909
(765) 772-4740
Grades: K-4
| 421 students
Rank: #77.
Oakland High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1100 Elizabeth Street
Lafayette, IN 47904
(765) 807-8550
Grades: 9-12
| 62 students
Rank: #88.
Jefferson High School
Math: 22% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1801 S 18th St
Lafayette, IN 47905
(765) 772-4700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,983 students
Rank: #99.
Thomas Miller Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
700 S 4th St
Lafayette, IN 47905
(765) 476-2930
Grades: K-4
| 407 students
Rank: #1010.
Miami Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2401 Beck Ln
Lafayette, IN 47909
(765) 772-4800
Grades: K-4
| 506 students
Rank: #1111.
Lafayette Tecumseh Junior High School
Math: 31% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2101 S 18th St
Lafayette, IN 47905
(765) 772-4750
Grades: 7-8
| 1,074 students
Rank: #1212.
Lafayette Sunnyside Intermediate
Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
530 N 26th St
Lafayette, IN 47904
(765) 771-6100
Grades: 5-6
| 1,220 students
Greater Lafayette Area Se
Special Education School
2300 Cason St
Lafayette, IN 47904
(765) 771-6006
Grades: PK
| 213 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 7,869 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 79% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67

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