Lafayette Elementary School

2445 Chestnut Ave, Long Beach, CA 90806 | (562) 426-7075
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 876
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  • Mailing Address: 2445 Chestnut Ave., Long Beach, CA 90806
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 876
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 43.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 421 (48.1%)
  • Females: 455 (51.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 99 (11.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 729 (83.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 828 (94.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lafayette Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black17620.1%
Asian445.0%
Hispanic63071.9%
White161.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lafayette Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten16919.3%
1st Grade15918.2%
2nd Grade15217.4%
3rd Grade13715.6%
4th Grade12414.2%
5th Grade13515.4%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
2.1%
District:
4.9%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
29.8%
District:
28.5%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
6.4%
District:
70.4%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 47.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.7
Average Age
School:
37.0
District:
44.2
Source: CA 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 Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
ELA AYP Met: Yes
Math AYP Met: Yes

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201064.0%53.0%53.0%
200944.0%51.0%53.0%
200845.0%46.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201075.0%68.0%62.0%
200972.0%65.0%63.0%
200851.0%61.0%59.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201038.0%39.0%43.0%
200943.0%41.0%44.0%
200828.0%35.0%38.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201069.0%67.0%65.0%
200971.0%69.0%64.0%
200864.0%68.0%61.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201059.0%63.0%63.0%
200951.0%59.0%61.0%
200856.0%55.0%55.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201078.0%74.0%68.0%
200967.0%71.0%66.0%
200869.0%68.0%61.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201069.0%60.0%58.0%
200943.0%51.0%54.0%
200844.0%47.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201084.0%70.0%61.0%
200970.0%63.0%57.0%
200857.0%60.0%51.0%
 
CST Science Test
201070.0%55.0%56.0%
200950.0%45.0%49.0%
200836.0%47.0%46.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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