Lafayette Middle School

  • Lafayette Middle School serves 665 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Lafayette Middle School operates within the Walker County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 665 students has declined by 29% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students665 students
Lafayette Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Lafayette Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
Lafayette Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeLafayette Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Lafayette Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Lafayette Middle School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
3%
14%
Lafayette Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
6%
37%
Lafayette Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
86%
42%
Lafayette Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Lafayette Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Lafayette Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLafayette Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA 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.
0.260.67
Lafayette Middle 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.
58%
57%
Lafayette Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
14%
6%
Lafayette Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Walker County School District's student population of 9,134 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,166 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,895 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWalker County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
5
Number of Students Managed9,1343,306
Walker County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$93 MM$36 MM
Walker County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$91 MM$34 MM
Walker County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,166$10,365
Walker County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,895$9,935
Walker County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • La FayetteNorth Lafayette Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
    0.8 miles
    610 N Duke St
    La FayetteGA 30728
    (706)638-1869
    0.8PK-5525
  • La FayetteLafayette High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1206 students
    0.9 miles
    5178 Round Pond Rd
    La FayetteGA 30728
    (706)638-2342
    0.99-121206
  • RossvilleRossville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 580 students
    1.4 miles
    316 Bulldog Trail
    RossvilleGA 30741
    (706)820-0638
    1.46-8580
  • La FayetteGilbert Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 509 students
    2.7 miles
    87 S Burnt Mill Rd
    La FayetteGA 30728
    (706)638-2432
    2.7PK-5509
  • La FayetteNaomi Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 416 students
    4.1 miles
    4038 E Highway 136
    La FayetteGA 30728
    (706)638-2443
    4.1PK-5416

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