Lafayette High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
7.0
Math Proficiency
3.5
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 2,351 Students
  • 134 Teachers

Lafayette High School
3000 WEST CONGRESS ST
LAFAYETTE, LA 70506

Phone: (337) 984-5284

District: Lafayette Parish

Overview

At Lafayette High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Lafayette High School is 10 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 40 percent. Lafayette High School is 1 of 9 high schools in the Lafayette Parish.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,351
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 40%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 34%
Full-Time Teachers 134

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 74%
Proficient in Math 81%
College Readiness Index 7.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 9
Total Students 8,512
Proficient in English (district average) 51%
Proficient in Math (district average) 66%
College Readiness (district average) 7.0

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