Lafontaine Elementary School



Lafontaine Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lafontaine Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 90
6 91
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lafontaine Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Lafontaine, IN in the M S D Wabash County School District. It enrolls 181 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 181
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 13

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Lafontaine Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 100
(55%)
565
(48%)
 Male 81
(45%)
608
(52%)

Lafontaine Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 170
(94%)
1,110
(95%)
 Hispanic 6
(3%)
23
(2%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
22
(2%)
 Black 1
(1%)
7
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Lafontaine Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 114
(63%)
637
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 52
(29%)
467
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(8%)
69
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Lafontaine Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.0%) is lower than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Lafontaine Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 177
2006 164
2007 177
2008 170
2009 162
2010 164
2011 182
2012 181

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 N/A
2007 16.9
2008 15.7
2009 14.5
2010 18.7
2011 15.7
2012 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26553672316384
2006 0.25609756097561
2007 0.33898305084746
2008 0.40588235294118
2009 0.48765432098765
2010 0.46341463414634
2011 0.34065934065934
2012 0.37016574585635

Compare Lafontaine Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.0%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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