1209 Alexander Ln
Lewisville, AR 71845
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lafayette County High School serves 229 students in grades 7-12.
Lafayette County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 229 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lafayette County High School's student population of 229 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 46% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Lafayette County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lafayette County High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#876 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
14%
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Black
58%
20%
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White
37%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lafayette County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Lafayette County High School?

The graduation rate of Lafayette County High School is 90%, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 86%.

How many students attend Lafayette County High School?

229 students attend Lafayette County High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

58% of Lafayette County High School students are Black, 37% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Lafayette County High School?

Lafayette County High School has a student ration of 6:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Lafayette County High School offer ?

Lafayette County High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 229 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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