Lafayette School

100 Laauwe Ave, Wayne, NJ 07470 | (973) 633-3165
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 388
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  • Mailing Address: 100 Laauwe Avenue, Wayne, NJ 07470
  • Principal or Admin: Stella Cosmas
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 388
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 194 (50.0%)
  • Females: 194 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 6 (1.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 16 (4.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 22 (5.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lafayette School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black41.0%
Asian307.7%
Hispanic287.2%
White32483.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lafayette School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten4912.6%
1st Grade5714.7%
2nd Grade5614.4%
3rd Grade8120.9%
4th Grade6717.3%
5th Grade6316.2%
Ungraded153.9%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Lafayette School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on ASK state exams in the following subjects:
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science

ASK - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201065.5%66.5%59.7%
200966.2%70.8%62.7%
 
Math Test
201085.7%86.8%59.9%
200986.8%83.1%75.2%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201078.5%70.4%41.9%
200981.7%76.2%80.2%
 
Math Test
2010100.0%86.4%59.4%
200995.0%85.5%62.7%
 
Science Test
2010100.0%96.9%87.1%
2009100.0%95.4%85.7%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201076.1%71.3%46.3%
200968.6%75.3%68.3%
 
Math Test
201094.1%87.9%62.5%
200987.2%86.5%56.6%
 
Source: NJ Department of Education 2009-2010

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