International High School At Lafayette

  • International High School At Lafayette serves 358 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • International High School At Lafayette placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

International High School At Lafayette places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • International High School At Lafayette's student population of 358 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • International High School At Lafayette is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of International High School At Lafayette is 0.70, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#775 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
35%
9%
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Hispanic
34%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
25%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.700.71
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Graduation Rate65-69%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #21 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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