Lafayette Elementary



Lafayette Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lafayette Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 88
1 93
2 96
3 95
4 87
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lafayette Elementary is a public elementary school located in Lafayette, CA in the Lafayette Elementary School District. It enrolls 546 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lafayette Elementary is the 2,815th largest public school in California and the 17,847th largest nationally. It has 24.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 546
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,847th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,815th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,658th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,822nd out of 6,257

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Lafayette Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 283
(52%)
1,741
(49%)
 Male 263
(48%)
1,835
(51%)

Lafayette Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 372
(68%)
2,598
(73%)
 Hispanic 62
(11%)
293
(8%)
 Asian 57
(10%)
372
(10%)
 Two or More 46
(8%)
271
(8%)
 Black 8
(1%)
36
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Lafayette Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 522
(96%)
3,489
(98%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
65
(2%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(1%)
22
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Lafayette Elementary is ranked 5,863rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lafayette Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (4.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.7%. 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.

Lafayette Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 382
2006 379
2007 374
2008 446
2009 468
2010 511
2011 535
2012 548
2013 554
2014 554
2015 546

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 16.1
2007 15.2
2008 18.2
2009 19
2010 N/A
2011 22.5
2012 22.9
2013 25.2
2014 25.2
2015 24.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.039267015706806
2006 0.026385224274406
2007 0.024064171122995
2008 0.02914798206278
2009 0.038461538461538
2010 0.039138943248532
2011 0.037383177570093
2012 0.041970802919708
2013 0.045126353790614
2014 0.030685920577617
2015 0.043956043956044

Compare Lafayette Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,480.0% 24.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 4.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Lafayette Elementary
Lafayette, CA
Public KG - 05 546 24.8:1  
The Child Day School - Lafayette
Lafayette, CA
Private PK - KG 51 8:1 1 miles
Diablo Valley Montessori School
Lafayette, CA
Private PK - TK 103 3:1 1 miles
Springstone
Lafayette, CA
Private 06 - 12 55 5:1 1 miles
M. H. Stanley Middle School
Lafayette, CA
Public 06 - 08 1,220 23.1:1 1 miles
St Perpetua School
Lafayette, CA
Private KG - 08 283 19:1 1 miles
Contra Costa Jewish Day School
Lafayette, CA
Private KG - 08 148 9:1 2 miles
Springhill Elementary
Lafayette, CA
Public KG - 05 486 20.2:1 2 miles
Happy Valley Elementary
Lafayette, CA
Public KG - 05 526 24.5:1 2 miles
Little Genuis Academy
Walnut Creek, CA
Private PK - TK 69 3:1 3 miles
St Mary Elementary School
Walnut Creek, CA
Private PK - 08 303 18:1 3 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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