Lafayette Elementary School

  • Lafayette Elementary School serves 405 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Lafayette Elementary School's student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students405 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Lafayette Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lafayette Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lafayette Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lafayette Elementary School is 0.23, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
36%
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 Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
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 Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
87%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 TN.
Diversity Score0.23n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Lafayette Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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 Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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 Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMacon County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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