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Avg. test scores 9%
High school dipl. 31%
Bachelors degree 67%

Lafayette school information

IndexLafayetteTennesseeNational
Average Test Scores54%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools51,39079,221
Total private schools143024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1897,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lafayette are 9% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Lafayette
  • 63.0% of people in Lafayette have completed 8th grade
  • 57.2% of people in Lafayette have completed high school
  • 10.1% of people in Lafayette have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lafayette

      IndexLafayetteTennesseeNational
      Completed 8th grade63.0%82.0%84.3%
      Completed high school57.2%79.9%83.0%
      Completed some college29.3%53.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree16.5%32.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.1%25.4%30.3%
      Completed masters3.8%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.8%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.2%1.3%

      Lafayette, TN School Districts

      • Macon County School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lafayette. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lafayette, TN schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Lafayette, TN, an average of 63.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 57.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gamaliel, KY39977%56%
      Westmoreland, TN2,09160%22%
      Red Boiling Springs, TN1,60236%28%
      Lafayette, TN4,90954%9%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      McMurray, PA4,90987%76%
      Travelers Rest, SC4,90353%7%
      Pascoag, RI4,91528%44%
      Big Pine Key, FL4,90260%21%
      Eagleton Village, TN4,90240%19%
      Lafayette, TN4,90954%9%
      Source: The Lafayette, TN 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.