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Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 82%

Lafayette school information

IndexLafayetteColoradoNational
Average Test Scores40%34%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:117:116:1
Total public schools71,42679,221
Total private schools138424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1387,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lafayette are 19% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Lafayette
  • 92.5% of people in Lafayette have completed 8th grade
  • 91.6% of people in Lafayette have completed high school
  • 55.1% of people in Lafayette have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lafayette

      IndexLafayetteColoradoNational
      Completed 8th grade92.5%87.9%84.3%
      Completed high school91.6%87.1%83.0%
      Completed some college78.9%69.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree63.0%47.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors55.1%38.7%30.3%
      Completed masters22.2%14.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.4%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.2%1.6%1.3%

      Lafayette, CO School Districts

      • Boulder Valley School District RE-2

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lafayette. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lafayette, CO schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Lafayette, CO, an average of 92.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Superior, CO12,92871%44%
      Dacono, CO4,62365%31%
      Gunbarrel, CO9,55962%26%
      Louisville, CO19,97260%21%
      Boulder, CO105,42053%8%
      Lafayette, CO27,05340%19%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA27,07128%43%
      Tualatin, OR27,02464%29%
      Easton, PA27,01456%14%
      Garden City, MI27,00930%38%
      Short Pump, VA27,09992%86%
      Lafayette, CO27,05340%19%
      Source: The Lafayette, CO education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.