370 Lafayette Ave
Buffalo, NY 14213
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lafayette High School served 122 students in grades 11-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which was higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 11-12
Total Students
122 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
70-74%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lafayette High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
70-74%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lafayette High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
26%
10%
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Hispanic
45%
28%
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Black
23%
17%
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White
4%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
40-44%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lafayette High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lafayette High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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