School Details

Lafayette Upper Elementary School

Traditional Public School

120 Commodore Drive

Oxford, MS 38655

662-236-3761

Overview

Lafayette Upper Elementary School serves 820 students in grades 3-5. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was A. Per student spending for this school is $8,411.

Grades

3

4

5

Performance

A

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$8,411/Child

Demographics

Lafayette Upper Elementary School serves 820 students. This high-poverty school body is 72.56% White and 21.83% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 57
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 90%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 4
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 820

By Grade:

  •       3: 197
  •       4: 216
  •       5: 227
  •       6: 217
  •       Other: -37

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 22%
  •       Hispanic: 3%
  •       White: 73%
  •       Two or More: 2%
  •       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: 47.4%
English Proficiency: 39%
Science Proficiency: 62%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: <5
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Incidents of Violence: <10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Lafayette Upper Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $8,411.

Total

Per-student Spending: $8,411

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $7,749

Federal

Per-student Spending: $483

Overall Rating

Based on reviews, Lafayette Upper Elementary School receives an overall rating of 0 out of 5 stars from MS School Finder users.

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