Lafayette Elementary School

  • Lafayette Elementary School serves 589 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lafayette Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Lafayette Elementary School's student population of 589 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students589 students
This chart display total students of Lafayette Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Lafayette Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lafayette Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lafayette Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lafayette Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1655 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Lafayette Elementary School, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lafayette Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
69%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lafayette Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.480.70
This chart display the diversity score of Lafayette Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Lafayette Elementary School is Lafayette High School (0.3 miles away)
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