Lafayette Eastside Elementary School

300 Ave A Se
Lafayette, AL 36862
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lafayette Eastside Elementary School serves 273 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lafayette Eastside Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Lafayette Eastside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Lafayette Eastside Elementary School's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students273 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lafayette Eastside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Lafayette Eastside Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lafayette Eastside Elementary School is 0.25, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1106 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
86%
33%
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White
13%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.250.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lafayette Eastside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lafayette Eastside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChambers County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lafayette Eastside Elementary School is Lafayette High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is John P Powell Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lafayette Lafayette High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 249 students
    0.3 miles
    214 1st Ave Se
    Lafayette, AL 36862
    (334) 864-9881
    0.3 9-12 249
  • Lafayette John P Powell Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 134 students
    0.5 miles
    700 Martin Luther King Drive
    Lafayette, AL 36862
    (334) 864-8876
    0.5 6-8 134
  • Lafayette Chambers County Career Technology Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    Area Vocational Center Dr
    Lafayette, AL 36862
    (334) 864-8863
    1.3 9-12 n/a
  • Five Points Five Points Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 125 students
    8.6 miles
    10180 County Road 222
    Five Points, AL 36855
    (334) 864-7615
    8.6 K-8 125
  • Lanett Huguley Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
    10.0 miles
    3011 Phillips Rd
    Lanett, AL 36863
    (334) 576-2572
    10 PK-5 446

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