Lafayette St School

205 Lafayette St, Newark, NJ 07105 | (973) 465-4860
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 956
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3.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Maria Merlo
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Newark City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $25,201
  • Graduation Rate: 72.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.4
  • Enrolled Students: 39,443

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 956
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 467 (48.8%)
  • Females: 489 (51.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lafayette St School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lafayette St School
  Number Percent
1st Grade9710.1%
2nd Grade10410.9%
3rd Grade10210.7%
4th Grade737.6%
5th Grade869.0%
6th Grade798.3%
7th Grade576.0%
8th Grade565.9%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

3.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Lafayette St School

  • Reviewed by Student on June 28, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • as a student at Lafayette street school since 1st grade it has been great.The teachers are excellent and the staff are fabulous. There at Lafayette streets school its like a family a whole group of people caring for you and helping you succeed

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