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83%
  • Hershey Elementary School
  • 7521 E 300 N, Lafayette
  • Tippecanoe School Corp
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 543
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
82%
  • Murdock Elementary School
  • 2100 Cason St, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 245
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
82%
  • Mccutcheon High School
  • 4951 Us 231 S, Lafayette
  • Tippecanoe School Corp
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,702
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
82%
  • Wyandotte Elementary
  • 5865 E 50 S, Lafayette
  • Tippecanoe School Corp
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 426
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
80%
  • Glen Acres Elementary School
  • 3767 Kimberly Dr, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 457
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
79%
  • Edgelea Elementary School
  • 2910 S 18th St, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 616
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
76%
  • Jefferson High School
  • 1801 S 18th St, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,935
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
76%
  • East Tipp Middle School
  • 7501 E 300 N, Lafayette
  • Tippecanoe School Corp
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 465
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
70%
  • Amelia Earhart Elementary School
  • 3280 S 9th St, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 501
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
70%
  • Miami Elementary School
  • 2401 Beck Ln, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 564
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
67%
  • Vinton Elementary School
  • 3101 Elmwood Ave, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 454
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
67%
  • Thomas Miller Elementary School
  • 700 S 4th St, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 412
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
67%
  • Woodland Elementary School
  • 3200 E 450 S, Lafayette
  • Tippecanoe School Corp
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 578
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
64%
  • Mayflower Mill Elementary School
  • 200 E 500 S, Lafayette
  • Tippecanoe School Corp
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 543
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
62%
  • Wea Ridge Middle School
  • 4410 S 150 E, Lafayette
  • Tippecanoe School Corp
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 625
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
60%
  • Excel Center - Lafayette
  • 615 N 18th St 2nd Floor, Lafayette
  • Excel Center - Lafayette
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 287
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
57%
  • Wea Ridge Elementary School
  • 1333 E 430 S, Lafayette
  • Tippecanoe School Corp
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 650
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
55%
  • Wainwright Middle School
  • 7501 E 700 S, Lafayette
  • Tippecanoe School Corp
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 315
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
53%
  • Lafayette Sunnyside Intermediate
  • 530 N 26th St, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: 5 - 6 · Students: 1,060
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
52%
  • Lafayette Tecumseh Jr High School
  • 2101 S 18th St, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 1,067
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
50%
  • Oakland High School
  • 611 S 21st St, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 55
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
50%
  • New Community School
  • 1904 Elmwood Ave, Lafayette
  • New Community School
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 245
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Greater Lafayette Area Se
  • 2300 Cason St, Lafayette
  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 250
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Lafayette school information

IndexLafayetteIndianaNational
Average Test Scores67%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:122:116:1
Total public schools251,75579,221
Total private schools1467524,874
Total post-secondary schools41417,963
The Lafayette, IN educational system consists of 25 public schools, 14 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools. Lafayette public schools have average test scores of 67% which is 1% higher than than the Indiana average and 37% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lafayette public schools is 19:1, compared to 22:1 in Indiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.8% have completed high school, 24.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Lafayette

IndexLafayetteIndianaNational
Completed 8th grade83.0%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school81.8%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college56.8%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree32.7%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.1%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters8.7%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.0%1.3%

There are a total of 25 public schools, 14 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Lafayette. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lafayette, IN schools is 67%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Lafayette, IN, an average of 83.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Lafayette schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Lafayette, IN schools.

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Lafayette, IN71,24967%37%

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Source: The Lafayette, IN 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.