Rockwood School District
111 East North Street, Eureka, MO 63025
Phone (636) 733-2000 · Fax (636) 733-8851
Lafayette High
 

Enrollment

Ninth471​​
Tenth441
Eleventh465
Twelveth475
Total1852

Demographics

Asian6.9%
Black11.6%
Hispanic*
Indian*
White77.1%
Students Eligible for Free or Reduced-Price Meals11.7%
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Calendar Days & Attendance

Days Scheduled for Student Attendance180
Proportional Attendance Rate89.2%
Days Scheduled for Parent-Teacher Conferences4
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Staffing Information

Average Years of Experience13.4
Ratio of Students to Regular Classroom Teachers20:1
Teachers with Regular Certificates100%
Classes Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers100%
Advanced Degrees Earned84.3%
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* Indicates the number/percent is a small sample size according to DESE


​Updated 12/8/2016

 Contact Information

  • Lafayette High School
    17050 Clayton Road
    Wildwood, MO 63011
    Phone: 636-733-4100
    Fax: 636-733-8819
    Website
    Driving Directions
    Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

 Lafayette Points of Pride

  • Received nationwide recognition for Promising Practices Award for Character Education
  • Recognized as a National Top 10 Renaissance school for the past 15 years
  • LHS has been recognized by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education as a Top Ten school for its sustained high scores on the MAP​
  • The Class of 2017 has 13 Commended Students and 12 Finalists for the National Merit Scholarship Program.       ​
  • The Key Club has more than 300 members who participate in many community service projects
  • LHS has captured 33 state championships since 1992
  • In 2014, Lafayette was awarded the ACT Red Quill Legacy Award for the third consecutive year
  • The 2016 average ACT score for Lafayette students was 25.19
  • The Class of 2016 recognized an impressive 102 Bright Flight Scholars who earned a 30 or higher on their ACT exam​
  • The Class of 2016 took 1,291 AP exams and 88.07% scored a 3 or higher. 
  • The North Central Association of Secondary School and Colleges rates LHS "Triple A" 
  • We have been lauded for the high levels of competency of the staff and the outstanding diversity and strength of the academic program by the NCASSA  
  • The U.S. Department of Education awarded Lafayette a Certificate of Merit in the National Secondary School Recognition Program in 1987
  • LHS was selected as a Missouri Gold Star School in 1995 and 2001
  • In 1996, LHS was selected as the Outstanding High School in Missouri and one of "America's Best" High Schools by a panel of Educators representing Redbook Magazine
  • In 20​02, Lafayette was named a National Blue Ribbon Schoo​l​

 State Report Card

View the entire Scho​​​​​o​l R​eport Card for Lafayette​​ High​​ from the ​​Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).

More information is also available about the Rockwood Scho​ol District on the Missouri Comprehensive Data System.

This web​site contains pertinent school-related data at the state, district and school level.

It also includes a Training Center that will guide you step-by-step through an online training module of the Missouri Comprehensive Data System.​

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