Lafayette Elementary School

Lafayette Elementary School serves 658 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Lafayette Elementary School's student population of 658 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students658 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lafayette Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Lafayette Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Black
22%
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 2017-18 school year data.
White
73%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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 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 MS.
Diversity Score
0.420.58
This chart display the diversity score of Lafayette Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
69%
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 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lafayette Elementary School is Lafayette High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lafayette Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oxford Lafayette High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 826 students
    0.0 miles
    160 Commodore Dr.
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-3614
    0 9-12 826
  • Oxford Lafayette Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 680 students
    0.1 miles
    102 Commodore Dr.
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-1664
    0.1 6-8 680
  • Oxford Lafayette Upper Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 724 students
    0.1 miles
    120 Commodore Drive
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 236-3761
    0.1 3-5 724
  • Oxford Oxf/laf School Of Applied Technical Vocational School

    0.7 miles
    134 Hwy 7 South
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-9469
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Oxford Bramlett Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 557 students
    1.4 miles
    225 Bramlett Boulevard
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-2685
    1.4 PK-1 557

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