Lafayette Elementary School

950 Moraga Rd.
Lafayette, CA 94549
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Lafayette Elementary School serves 536 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lafayette Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lafayette Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Lafayette Elementary School's student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Lafayette Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lafayette Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#191 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
11%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lafayette Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
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White
60%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
17%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
9%
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 California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lafayette Elementary School is Acalanes High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is M. H. Stanley Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lafayette M. H. Stanley Middle School Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,227 student
    0.3 miles
    3455 Sch St.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 927-3530
    0.3 6-8 1,227
  • Lafayette Acalanes High School Math: 69% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,377 student
    1.5 miles
    1200 Pleasant Hill Rd.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 280-3970
    1.5 9-12 1,377
  • Lafayette Springhill Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 469 students
    1.6 miles
    3301 Springhill Rd.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 927-3580
    1.6 K-5 469
  • Lafayette Happy Valley Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 549 students
    1.7 miles
    3855 Happy Valley Rd.
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 927-3560
    1.7 K-5 549
  • Moraga Campolindo High School Math: 83% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,376 student
    1.8 miles
    300 Moraga Rd.
    Moraga, CA 94556
    (925) 280-3950
    1.8 9-12 1,376

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