Lafayette School

  • Lafayette School serves 931 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Lafayette School's student population of 931 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students931 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lafayette School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lafayette School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1165 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lafayette School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
54%
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 Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
45%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lafayette School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
20%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lafayette School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
29%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lafayette School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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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 MA.
Diversity Score0.680.35
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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 Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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 Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEverett School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Lafayette School is Everett High School (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Ferryway (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Ferryway (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Malden Ferryway
    Grades: K-8 | 912 students
    0.4 miles
    150 Cross Street
    Malden, MA 02148
    (781)388-0659
    0.4 K-8 912
  • Everett Everett High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2023 students
    0.7 miles
    100 Elm Street
    Everett, MA 02149
    (617)394-2490
    0.7 9-12 2023
  • Everett Parlin School
    Grades: K-8 | 871 students
    0.7 miles
    587 Broadway Street
    Everett, MA 02149
    (617)394-2480
    0.7 K-8 871
  • Malden Salemwood
    Grades: K-8 | 1217 students
    0.7 miles
    529 Salem Street
    Malden, MA 02148
    (781)388-0647
    0.7 K-8 1217
  • Malden Malden High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1833 students
    0.8 miles
    77 Salem Street
    Malden, MA 02148
    (781)397-6000
    0.8 9-12 1833

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