Lafayette High School



Lafayette High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lafayette High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 334
10 291
11 286
12 227

Lafayette High School is a public high school of the Walker County School District located in La Fayette, GA. It has 1,138 students in grades 9th through 12th. Lafayette High School is the 196th largest public high school in Georgia and the 5,036th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,138
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 80.7

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Lafayette High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 584
(51%)
1,272
(52%)
 Female 554
(49%)
1,158
(48%)

Lafayette High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,025
(90%)
2,152
(89%)
 Black 67
(6%)
164
(7%)
 Two or More 29
(3%)
69
(3%)
 Hispanic 13
(1%)
39
(2%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Lafayette High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 581
(51%)
1,329
(55%)
 Not Eligible 409
(36%)
805
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 148
(13%)
296
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Lafayette High School is ranked 124th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lafayette High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Lafayette High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1037
2006 1122
2007 1110
2008 1160
2009 1193
2010 1165
2011 1152
2012 1138

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 15.6
2007 14.9
2008 15.1
2009 14
2010 13.2
2011 13.3
2012 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44937319189971
2006 0.54723707664884
2007 0.50990990990991
2008 0.52931034482759
2009 0.57502095557418
2010 0.59484978540773
2011 0.66319444444444
2012 0.64059753954306

Compare Lafayette High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 64.1%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,138 14.1:1  
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