Lafayette Avenus School

221 Lafayette Avenue

Chatham, NJ 07928

Tel: (973)457-2507
  • Lafayette Avenus School serves 680 students in grades 4-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Lafayette Avenus School operates within the The Of The Chathams School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 680 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students680 students
Lafayette Avenus School Total Students (1990-2015)
Gender %Lafayette Avenus School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Lafayette Avenus School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeLafayette Avenus School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
Lafayette Avenus School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
9%
10%
Lafayette Avenus School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Lafayette Avenus School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
n/a
16%
Lafayette Avenus School Black Students (2000-2012)
White
83%
48%
Lafayette Avenus School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Lafayette Avenus School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLafayette Avenus School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.300.42
Lafayette Avenus School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
31%
Lafayette Avenus School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)

District Comparison

  • The Of The Chathams School District's student population of 4,111 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,869 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,118 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameThe Of The Chathams School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed4,111954
The Of The Chathams School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$61 MM$20 MM
The Of The Chathams School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$58 MM$20 MM
The Of The Chathams School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,869$19,116
The Of The Chathams School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,118$19,190
The Of The Chathams School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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