Lafayette Lanier Elementary School

6001 20th Ave
Valley, AL 36854
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Lafayette Lanier Elementary School serves 241 students in grades 3-5.
Lafayette Lanier Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Lafayette Lanier Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Lafayette Lanier Elementary School's student population of 241 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students241 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Rankings

Lafayette Lanier Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lafayette Lanier Elementary School is 0.59, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#500 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
44%
33%
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White
47%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChambers County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lafayette Lanier Elementary School is Valley High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is W F Burns Middle School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valley Valley High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 799 students
    1.0 miles
    501 Highway 29
    Valley, AL 36854
    (334) 756-4105
    1 9-12 799
  • Valley W F Burns Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 627 students
    1.7 miles
    292 Johnson St
    Valley, AL 36854
    (334) 756-3567
    1.7 6-8 627
  • Valley Fairfax Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 490 students
    1.8 miles
    502 Blvd
    Valley, AL 36854
    (334) 756-2966
    1.8 PK-5 490
  • Valley Bob Hardingshawmut Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 256 students
    1.9 miles
    3301 23rd Dr
    Valley, AL 36854
    (334) 710-2803
    1.9 PK-2 256
  • Lanett Lanett Junior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 104 students
    3.4 miles
    1301 South 8th Avenue
    Lanett, AL 36863
    (334) 644-5950
    3.4 7-8 104

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