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Avg. test scores 37%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 20%

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
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lafayette are 37% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 25 public schools in Lafayette
  • 83.0% of people in Lafayette have completed 8th grade
  • 81.8% of people in Lafayette have completed high school
  • 24.1% of people in Lafayette have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Lafayette, IN Schools

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      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%

      Lafayette, IN School Districts

      • Lafayette School Corporation
      • Tippecanoe School Corporation

      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.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Battle Ground, IN1,56877%56%
      Delphi, IN3,02375%52%
      Stockwell, IN62775%51%
      Brookston, IN1,43373%48%
      Otterbein, IN1,28672%46%
      Lafayette, IN71,24967%37%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lynwood, CA71,23324%51%
      Gulfport, MS71,26536%28%
      Turlock, CA71,16631%37%
      Temple, TX71,13865%33%
      Pawtucket, RI71,38920%58%
      Lafayette, IN71,24967%37%
      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.