Lafayette Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%)
Lafayette Academy's student population of 930 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
|School Type||Charter School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||930 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||59 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Lafayette Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lafayette Academy is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (LA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1176 out of 1267 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||17:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Lafayette Academy School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Lafayette Academy is Eleanor Mcmain Secondary School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kipp Believe (0.9 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- New Orleans Kipp Believe Grades: K-8 | 849 students
9330 Forshey Street
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 304-8857 0.9 K-8 849
- New Orleans Lycee Francais De La Nouvelle-orleans Grades: PK-7 | 817 students
5951 Patton Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 620-5500 1.2 PK-7 817
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