Lafayette High School

2630 Benson Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11214 | (718) 372-3480
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 86
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 86 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Jacqueline Boswell
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 86
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 13.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 6.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 54 (62.8%)
  • Females: 32 (37.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lafayette High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian11.2%
Black3338.4%
Asian2023.3%
Hispanic2427.9%
White89.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lafayette High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade78.1%
10th Grade78.1%
11th Grade1719.8%
12th Grade4552.3%
Ungraded1011.6%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
50.0%
District:
62.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
25.0%
District:
76.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
39.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 51-60%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
72.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
9.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
53.0%
District:
13.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
18.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
8.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
94.0%
District:
55.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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