Lafayette Avenus School



Lafayette Avenus School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lafayette Avenus School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 313
5 330
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 9

Lafayette Avenus School is a public elementary school located in Chatham, NJ in the The School District of the Chathams. It enrolls 652 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lafayette Avenus School is the 219th largest public school in New Jersey and the 10,369th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 652
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,369th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 219th out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 865th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 201st out of 1,572

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Lafayette Avenus School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 346
(53%)
1,462
(49%)
 Male 306
(47%)
1,492
(51%)

Lafayette Avenus School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 529
(81%)
2,374
(80%)
 Asian 71
(11%)
293
(10%)
 Hispanic 28
(4%)
154
(5%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
120
(4%)
 Black 5
(1%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Lafayette Avenus School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 643
(99%)
2,898
(98%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 9
(1%)
44
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
12
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, Lafayette Avenus School is ranked 1,437th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lafayette Avenus School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (1.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 40.5%. 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 Avenus School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 523
2006 561
2007 597
2008 636
2009 636
2010 612
2011 641
2012 695
2013 708
2014 680
2015 652

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 14.4
2007 18.7
2008 14.1
2009 15.1
2010 18.1
2011 15.5
2012 14
2013 14
2014 13.5
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.0095602294455067
2006 0.0089126559714795
2007 0.0083752093802345
2008 0.012578616352201
2009 0.017295597484277
2010 0.013071895424837
2011 0.017160686427457
2012 0.01726618705036
2013 0.015536723163842
2014 0.023529411764706
2015 0.013803680981595

Compare Lafayette Avenus School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 1.4%
 
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Lafayette Avenus School
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Public 04 - 05 652 12.5:1  
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Private PK - 08 463 10:1 2 miles
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Private PK - KG 70 3:1 2 miles
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Private PK - TK 59 14:1 2 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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