Lafayette Primary School



Lafayette Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lafayette Primary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 59
1 60
2 51
3 53
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lafayette Primary School is a public elementary school located in Kankakee, IL in the Kankakee School District 111. It enrolls 223 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lafayette Primary School is the 2,154th largest public school in Illinois and the 46,888th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 223
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,888th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,154th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,472nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,052nd out of 2,345

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Lafayette Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 112
(50%)
1,816
(49%)
 Male 111
(50%)
1,902
(51%)

Lafayette Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 139
(62%)
1,799
(48%)
 Hispanic 40
(18%)
1,003
(27%)
 White 24
(11%)
658
(18%)
 Two or More 17
(8%)
231
(6%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
18
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Lafayette Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 213
(96%)
3,017
(81%)
 Not Eligible 7
(3%)
417
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
284
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Lafayette Primary School is ranked 1,073rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lafayette Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Lafayette Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 260
2006 268
2007 245
2008 232
2009 192
2010 217
2011 210
2012 223

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 14.1
2007 16.3
2008 13.8
2009 16.2
2010 19.6
2011 17.8
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95769230769231
2006 0.99626865671642
2007 1.0081632653061
2008 1.0431034482759
2009 1.0208333333333
2010 0.98617511520737
2011 0.98095238095238
2012 0.96860986547085

Compare Lafayette Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.9%
 

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Public KG - 03 223 15.3:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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