Lafayette Elementary School

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1000 Fremont St

Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 291-6183

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 540

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Lafayette Elementary School

This is our first year at Lafayette. I think the principal and staff are wonderful. There are after school activities, sports and groups that meet. There are free breakfasts and lunches for all students, regardless of income. What I feel is lacking is the gifted/ accelerated program. But there is a wonderful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/11/10

I agree with the parents who said that this school drops the blame on the parents for what they do wrong. I have a special needs child and my child has been treated very bad at this school and the school district put the blame on me for them not following his IEP, and I was told that things like this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/16/07

Extracurricular activities are lacking. The quality of academic programs is okay, but compared to other schools it is behind a bit. Parent involvement seems to diminish as children get older and there aren't convenient hours for parents to get involved in school activities. It is usually always the ...  Read more

Posted by a administrator on 03/31/06

I think that Lafayette is a good school. The discipline is good. I think that the academics are good. I am pleased with the overall school experience.

Posted by a parent on 03/22/05

The teachers at Lafayette sincerely have your child's education as priority on their list. They get to know your child as family members know your child and that's why it's more of a family then a school. The kids are so involved and considerate, they know my name and my childs before I ever even get ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/04

This school will not take responsibility for its actions. They are known to continuously drop the ball and refuse to pick it up. They like to blame the parents for their wrong. Also the office staff is very rude. Thank you

Posted by a parent on 04/28/04

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Test scores
Test scores for Lafayette Elementary School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Lafayette Elementary School
Lancaster School District
* In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Lancaster schools — Lafayette Elementary School is located at 1000 Fremont St, Lancaster PA 17603. 1000 Fremont St is in the 17603 ZIP code in Lancaster, PA The school district for Lafayette Elementary School is the Lancaster School District. Lafayette Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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