PROFICIENCY 76% 56% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
57%Seattle Public Schools
72%Seattle
48%Washington

Lafayette Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Seattle Public Schools" in Seattle, WA. There are a total of 505 students and 33 teachers at Lafayette Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 79 free lunch students and 38 reduced lunch students.

Lafayette Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 75.5%, which is 56% higher than the Washington average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students505
Teachers32.5
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch79
Reduced lunch38

 

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 Elementary School, 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

GradeProficiency
All74%
370-74%
465-69%
580-84%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All77%
370-74%
475-79%
585-89%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
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 Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWashingtonNational
Caucasian 62.0% 44.6% 57.7% 51.1%
African American 9.1% 17.0% 4.6% 15.9%
Asian 8.0% 16.7% 7.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.1% 12.7% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.9% 1.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.6% 1.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 11.2% 7.6% 6.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
West Seattle High School41%0.3Seattle, WA
Madison Middle School68%0.5Seattle, WA
Schmitz Park Elementary School75%0.7Seattle, WA
Alki Elementary School72%1.0Seattle, WA
Pathfinder K-8 School64%1.1Seattle, WA
Fairmount Park Elementary School82%1.9Seattle, WA
Stem K-865%2.5Seattle, WA
Arbor Heights Elementary School57%2.5Seattle, WA
Interagency Programs17%2.7Seattle, WA
West Seattle Elementary School57%2.7Seattle, WA
Gatewood Elementary School57%2.8Seattle, WA
Sanislo Elementary School32%3.1Seattle, WA

Seattle demographics profile

StatisticSeattleWashingtonNational
Population668,8497,073,146318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,9789791
Median age35.837.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%56%55%
Speak English78%81%79%
Speak Spanish4%8%13%

Education level achieved in Seattle

IndexSeattleWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade92.6%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school92.1%86.6%83.0%
Completed some college83.4%67.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree67.2%43.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors60.4%33.6%30.3%
Completed masters24.9%12.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree8.7%3.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.7%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The Lafayette Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.