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Lafayette Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
108 La Fayette Sch Rd
Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
Phone
(919) 552-4353
District
HARNETT COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
HARNETT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
544
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

8

(10 is best)

Better than 79.6% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Lafayette Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
52%
45%
57%
45%
47%
44%
52%
45%
57%
45%
47%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
42%
52%
44%
52%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
42%
57%
41%
57%
42%
57%
42%
57%
41%
57%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
16
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 80 14.7%
Grade 1 89 16.4%
Grade 2 98 18.0%
Grade 3 100 18.4%
Grade 4 84 15.4%
Grade 5 93 17.1%
Total 544 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.1% 45.3% 48.2%
Black 9.4% 27.0% 26.3%
Hispanic 15.0% 25.9% 20.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.7% 3.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 1.0% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.6% 48.7% 51.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.4% 44.8% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 3.9% 2.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 134,328 10,551,162
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 223.5 214
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.4% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.5% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.2% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 46,525 4,074,758
Single Parent Households With Children 12.2% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.1% 88.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.1% 32.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.6% 11.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.7% 13.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.6% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.8% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.3% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.6% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 12.5% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,439 $111,847,596 57.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $10,857,792 5.6%
Staff $300 $6,169,200 3.2%
General Administration $76 $1,562,864 0.8%
School Administration $484 $9,952,976 5.1%
Operation $855 $17,582,220 9.1%
Transportation $324 $6,662,736 3.4%
Other $274 $5,634,536 2.9%
Total Support $2,840 $58,401,760 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,124 $23,113,936 12.0%
Total Expenditures $9,403 $193,363,292 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,279 $9,512,551,796 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $564 $854,397,531 5.0%
Staff $329 $498,205,494 2.9%
General Administration $163 $247,686,005 1.5%
School Administration $616 $932,587,439 5.5%
Operation $825 $1,249,784,873 7.4%
Transportation $419 $635,198,520 3.7%
Other $312 $472,868,113 2.8%
Total Support $3,228 $4,890,431,846 28.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,705 $2,582,312,208 15.2%
Total Expenditures $11,212 $16,985,065,695 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%