Lafayette Elementary School

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4545 Anza St

San Francisco, CA 94121

(415) 750-8483

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 530

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

74 Parent Reviews for Lafayette Elementary School

Lafayette has really innovative teachers, wonderful staff, and a very involved community of parents! Go Dolphins!!!

Posted by a parent on 10/08/13

Lafayette is an absolutely AMAZING school, with outstanding teachers and an such an amazing parent community. There are so many "extras" to the school...a spring school musical production, Art in Action, Artists in Residence, incredible field trips...the list goes on. I have a graduating 5th grader, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/26/13

I currently have a 1st and 4th grader at Lafayette and we couldn't be happier. The teachers and the parent community are what really make this school shine. My kids have never had a teacher we didn't love and the PTA is strong and welcoming, raising thousands of dollars each year to provide wonderful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/26/13

Lafayette is a great place to learn. The teachers are really great and teach in a way so everyone can learn. The school is so diverse and fun. I made so many friends and had awesome experiences in all of the six years I was there. Go dolphins!

Posted by a other on 06/24/12

This is the second year that my child is in the auditiroy/oral pre-k class at Lafayette elementary school and we love it! The teacher is outstanding and does a great job with the kids. I will be keeping my child in this school till the 5th grade. The principal, Mrs. Ruby Brown does a great job with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/13/11

Great neighborhood school. Most kids are from the outer Richmond, and the families are committed to the school and the neighborhood.

Posted by a parent on 01/19/11

I can not be happier with Lafayette!!! My daughter is in kindergarten and LOVES her school, her class, her teacher and fellow students. I love the diversity of the student body, the great involvement of the parents, the school staff, the teachers and wonderful Mrs. Brown. The PTA is super involved ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/20/10

My 1st grader comes home from school everyday BEAMING and nearly always says, "Mom, I'm ready to do my homework!" as soon as he walks in the door. When I first asked him if he liked his new teacher, he said, "No, I don't like her, I LOVE her!" Lafayette teachers are amazing. They have the right mix ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/06/10

This school emphasizes community. There is strong student, parent, teacher/staff, and community participation. Amazing things happen when so many people come together to ensure a quality education for our youth. There is wonderful access to so many resources: art, music, drama, sports, environment, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/05/10

Our daughter is now in 1st grade at Lafayette and we are as ever, impressed by the level of teaching, the cohesive community and the dedicated and hard working PTA. The teachers have high standards and strive to keep the students challenged. In addition, every family is made to feel a part of the school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/04/10

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Test scores for Lafayette Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Lafayette Elementary School
San Francisco Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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San Francisco schools — Lafayette Elementary School is located at 4545 Anza St, San Francisco CA 94121. 4545 Anza St is in the 94121 ZIP code in San Francisco, CA The school district for Lafayette Elementary School is the San Francisco Unified School District. Lafayette Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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