Lafayette School

  • Lafayette School serves 161 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

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School Overview

  • Lafayette School's student population of 161 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students161 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lafayette School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lafayette School is 0.17, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank#333 out of 525 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lafayette School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lafayette School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lafayette School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
91%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lafayette School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lafayette School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.170.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lafayette School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lafayette School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanford Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sanford Sanford High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1000 students
    0.9 miles
    52 Sanford High School Blvd
    Sanford, ME 04073
    (207)324-4050
    0.9 9-12 1000
  • Sanford Sanford Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 678 students
    0.9 miles
    708 ?main Street
    Sanford, ME 04073
    (207)324-3114
    0.9 6-8 678
  • Sanford Sanford Regional Technical Center Vocational School

    0.9 miles
    52 Sanford High School Blvd
    Sanford, ME 04073
    (207)324-2942
    0.9 n/a n/a
  • Sanford Willard School
    Grades: 1-5 | 427 students
    1.0 miles
    668 Main Street
    Sanford, ME 04073
    (207)324-8454
    1.0 1-5 427
  • Sanford Carl J Lamb School
    Grades: K-6 | 533 students
    1.2 miles
    233 Shaws Ridge Road
    Sanford, ME 04073
    (207)324-8481
    1.2 K-6 533

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