Lafayette International School serves 489 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 489 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lafayette International School's student population of 489 students has grown by 357% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 333% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Lafayette International School is 0.71, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
23%
10%
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Hispanic
27%
28%
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Black
41%
17%
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White
9%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
52%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 489 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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