Lafayette Elementary School serves 617 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

School Overview

Lafayette Elementary School's student population of 617 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
617 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Lafayette Elementary School is 0.37, 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 (MS)
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lafayette Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
15%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
78%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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 Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.37
This chart display the diversity score of Lafayette Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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 Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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 Mississippi by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 617 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37

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