Lafayette Lanier Elementary School

  • Lafayette Lanier Elementary School serves 243 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Lafayette Lanier Elementary School's student population of 243 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lafayette Lanier Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lafayette Lanier Elementary School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#661 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
68%
33%
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White
29%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lafayette Lanier Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.460.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lafayette Lanier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChambers County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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