Lafayette High School

  • Lafayette High School serves 253 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Lafayette High School operates within the Chambers County School District.
  • Chambers County School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 253 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students253 students
Lafayette High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Lafayette High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Lafayette High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeLafayette High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
Lafayette High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Lafayette High School Black Students (2004-2006)
Black
89%
33%
Lafayette High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
11%
56%
Lafayette High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Lafayette High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsLafayette High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.200.32
Lafayette High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
78%
47%
Lafayette High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
5%
Lafayette High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Chambers County School District's student population of 3,739 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,666 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,050 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District NameChambers County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
6
Number of Students Managed3,7392,879
Chambers County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate71%74%
Chambers County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue$37 MM$30 MM
Chambers County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$38 MM$30 MM
Chambers County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$9,666$10,181
Chambers County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$10,050$10,301
Chambers County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  • LafayetteLafayette Eastside Elementary School
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    0.3 miles
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  • LafayetteJohn P Powell Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 153 students
    0.6 miles
    621 1st St Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
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  • LafayetteChambers Co Career Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.6 miles
    P O Box 318
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8863
    1.69-12n/a
  • Five PointsFive Points Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 129 students
    8.6 miles
    P O Box 98
    Five PointsAL 36855
    (334)864-7615
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    10.3 miles
    3011 Phillips Rd
    LanettAL 36863
    (334)576-2572
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