PROFICIENCY 50% 2% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%St. Louis

Lafayette Preparatory Academy is a school servicing grades KG to 3 and is located in the district of "LAFAYETTE PREPARATORY ACADEMY" in St. Louis, MO. There are a total of 110 students and 8 teachers at Lafayette Preparatory Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 54 free lunch students and 5 reduced lunch students.

Lafayette Preparatory Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 50.0%, which is 2% lower than the Missouri average.


Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch54
Reduced lunch5


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Lafayette Preparatory Academy, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

All< 50%
3< 50%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

All>= 50%
3>= 50%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Lafayette Preparatory Academy race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 21.1% 21.1% 75.3% 51.1%
African American 68.4% 68.4% 14.2% 15.9%
Asian 2.6% 2.6% 1.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.6% 2.6% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 5.3% 5.3% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 2.6% 3.1%

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St. Louis demographics profile

StatisticSt. LouisMissouriNational
Population density (sq mi)5,1018691
Median age34.838.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)37%57%55%
Speak English91%94%79%
Speak Spanish3%3%13%

Education level achieved in St. Louis

IndexSt. LouisMissouriNational
Completed 8th grade82.3%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.4%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college61.7%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.5%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors33.0%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters14.4%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.9%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Lafayette Preparatory Academy data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.