School Details

Lafayette Middle School

Traditional Public School

102 Commodore Dr.

Oxford, MS 38655

662-234-1664

Overview

Lafayette Middle School serves 499 students in grades 6-8. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $8,636.

Grades

6

7

8

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$8,636/Child

Demographics

Lafayette Middle School serves 499 students. This high-poverty school body is 73.35% White and 23.05% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 39
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 73%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 2
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 499

By Grade:

  •       6: 230
  •       7: 266
  •       8: 261
  •       Other: -258

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 23%
  •       Hispanic: 2%
  •       White: 73%
  •       Two or More: 1%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 214
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 77%
In-Field: 95% 
Principals
Total: 11
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 2,763

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 48
  •       K: 181
  •       Special Elementary: 12
  •       1: 204
  •       2: 176
  •       3: 197
  •       4: 216
  •       5: 182
  •       6: 217
  •       7: 230
  •       8: 261
  •       9: 241
  •       10: 221
  •       11: 159
  •       12: 197
  •       Special Secondary: 17
  •       Other: 4

Community

Lafayette County

Total Population: 54,019

  •       Males: 26,222
  •       Females: 27,797

Growth: 14.08%
Number of Households: 18,356
Median Income: $55,786

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 19,301 19,797 39,098 14%
Black or African American 5,830 6,979 12,809 14%
Asian-American 614 568 1,182 16%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 26 22 48 -4%
Native American and Alaska Native 97 80 177 18%
Hispanic American 714 728 1,442 34%
Two or more races 354 351 705 58%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 40.9%
English Proficiency: 43.2%
Science Proficiency: 56.4%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 0
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: 511
  • Expulsions: <5
  • Incidents of Violence: 13
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Lafayette Middle School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $8,636.

Total

Per-student Spending: $8,636

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,092

Federal

Per-student Spending: $483

Overall Rating

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