Lafayette Co. High School

  • Lafayette Co. High School serves 302 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lafayette Co. High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Lafayette Co. High School's student population of 302 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students302 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lafayette Co. High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lafayette Co. High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#883 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
6%
16%
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White
91%
72%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lafayette Co. High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.170.45
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLAFAYETTE CO. C-1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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