Lafayette Elementary School

2714 West Augusta Blvd, Chicago, IL 60622 | (773) 534-4326
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 494
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2714 W Augusta Blvd, Chicago, IL 60622
  • Principal or Admin: Shirley Talley-Smith
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,392
  • Graduation Rate: 63.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 16.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 406,068

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 494
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 266 (53.8%)
  • Females: 228 (46.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 32 (6.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 459 (92.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 491 (99.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lafayette Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black16433.2%
Asian20.4%
Hispanic32165.0%
White61.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lafayette Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten7415.0%
Kindergarten346.9%
1st Grade5110.3%
2nd Grade499.9%
3rd Grade408.1%
4th Grade5110.3%
5th Grade428.5%
6th Grade397.9%
7th Grade5310.7%
8th Grade6112.3%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.8%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Lafayette Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 20, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to this school for 6 years. This school compared to the suburb school i am now enrolled in couldn't compare. At lafayette they really care about their students. I miss Mrs. Guzman. She cared so much and was a teacher to 23 other siblings. They loved her!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 12, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My daughter went to school here until we moved.She went there almost 3 years, this school is one of the best.The teacher's is very good there, and they really do care for the kids.If you are thinking about trying this school,you should! I give it a 10!

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