Lafayette school information

Average Test Scores86%53%68%
Student/Teacher ratio19:120:116:1
Total public schools68,30879,235
Total private schools43,43824,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,965

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  • The average school test scores in Lafayette are 27% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Lafayette.
  • 97.5% of people in Lafayette have completed 8th grade.
  • 97.3% of people in Lafayette have completed high school.
  • 74.0% of people in Lafayette have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Lafayette

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  • Acalanes High1200 Pleasant Hill Rd.Grades: 09 - 12Students: 1,416 · Ratio: 0:172
  • Burton Valley Elementary561 Merriewood Dr.Grades: KG - 05Students: 692 · Ratio: 0:186
  • Happy Valley Elementary3855 Happy Valley Rd.Grades: KG - 05Students: 489 · Ratio: 0:195
  • Lafayette Elementary950 Moraga Rd.Grades: KG - 05Students: 511 · Ratio: 0:190
  • M. H. Stanley Middle3455 School St.Grades: 06 - 08Students: 1,073 · Ratio: 0:187
  • Springhill Elementary3301 Springhill Rd.Grades: KG - 05Students: 446 · Ratio: 0:188

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Education level achieved in Lafayette

Completed 8th grade97.5%80.6%83.8%
Completed high school97.3%79.3%82.4%
Completed some college91.7%60.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree79.1%38.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors74.0%31.0%29.3%
Completed masters35.8%11.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree13.6%3.8%3.2%
Completed doctorate4.9%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Lafayette (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orinda, CA18,39091%33%
Moraga, CA16,54989%30%
Kensington, CA5,35189%30%
Alamo, CA15,63988%29%
San Ramon, CA73,82682%21%
Lafayette, CA24,68586%27%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Junction City, KS24,69190%32%
Balch Springs, TX24,69389%31%
New Lenox, IL24,74788%29%
Austin, MN24,76048%29%
Cabot, AR24,76884%23%
Lafayette, CA24,68586%27%
Source: The Lafayette, CA education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.