Lafayette Elementary School

  • Lafayette Elementary School serves 338 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Lafayette Elementary School operates within the Uniontown Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 338 students has grown by 40% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 338 students
Lafayette Elementary School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % Lafayette Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Lafayette Elementary School Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by Grade Lafayette Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Lafayette Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Lafayette Elementary School Asian Students (2009-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
44%
15%
Lafayette Elementary School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
44%
68%
Lafayette Elementary School White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Lafayette Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Lafayette Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lafayette Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.25
Lafayette Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
41%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Lafayette Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

  • Uniontown Area School District's student population of 2,810 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,423 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,500 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Uniontown Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 2,810 1,497
Uniontown Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $21 MM
Uniontown Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $42 MM $20 MM
Uniontown Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,423 $13,911
Uniontown Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,500 $13,599
Uniontown Area School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • UniontownLafayette Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 179 students
    0 miles
    303 Connellsville St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)438-3581
    06-8179
  • UniontownLaurel Highlands Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 970 students
    0.7 miles
    300 Bailey Ave
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)437-4741
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  • UniontownClark Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 332 students
    0.8 miles
    200 Water St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)437-9600
    0.8KG-5332
  • UniontownUniontown Area Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 828 students
    0.8 miles
    146 E Fayette St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)439-5000
    0.89-12828
  • UniontownBen Franklin School
    Grades: KG-8 | 476 students
    1.7 miles
    351 Morgantown St
    UniontownPA 15401
    (724)439-5020
    1.7KG-8476

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