Lafayette Upper Elementary



Lafayette Upper Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lafayette Upper Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 290
4 236
5 248
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lafayette Upper Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fredericksburg, VA in the Fredericksburg City Public Schools. It enrolls 774 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lafayette Upper Elementary is the 135th largest public school in Virginia and the 5,163rd largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 774
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.97
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,163rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 135th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 324th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 69th out of 1,156

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Lafayette Upper Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 391
(51%)
1,209
(48%)
 Male 383
(49%)
1,287
(52%)

Lafayette Upper Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 307
(40%)
950
(38%)
 White 246
(32%)
798
(32%)
 Hispanic 170
(22%)
533
(21%)
 Asian 34
(4%)
142
(6%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
65
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)

Lafayette Upper Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 418
(54%)
1,505
(60%)
 Not Eligible 325
(42%)
920
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(4%)
71
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Lafayette Upper Elementary is ranked 134th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lafayette Upper Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.0%) is higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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 Upper Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 509
2006 525
2007 565
2008 590
2009 621
2010 727
2011 728
2012 715
2013 704
2014 713
2015 774

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 11.6
2007 17
2008 18.2
2009 18.8
2010 20.8
2011 15.8
2012 15.6
2013 14.9
2014 14.4
2015 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48133595284872
2006 0.48380952380952
2007 0.49911504424779
2008 0.53559322033898
2009 0.60547504025765
2010 0.54883081155433
2011 0.56043956043956
2012 0.53286713286713
2013 0.55539772727273
2014 0.58064516129032
2015 0.58010335917313

Compare Lafayette Upper Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 58.0%
 

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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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