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K-12 Schools in Greater Lafayette

Lafayette School Corporation (LSC)

Hiatt Administrative Center
2300 Cason Street
Lafayette, IN 47904
765.449.3200

10 elementary, 2 middle and 1 high school

State-required academic programs are offered at all levels. The corporation also teaches the educable developmentally disabled in grades one through 12 and trainable developmentally disabled ages 6 to 16.

Excellent media resources include a federally licensed educational radio station and closed-circuit television studio at Jefferson High School. The facility features a planetarium where astronomy and aerospace science classes are conducted.

School Statistics, 1993-1994
Schools are responsible for supplying updated statistics

1993-1994 Enrollment: 7,419
Average SAT score – Math: 459, Verbal: 406
Graduation Rate: 87 percent
Graduates enrolling in college: 58 percent

Schools Address Telephone
Jefferson High School 1801 South 18th St, Lafayette (765) 772-4700
Sunnyside Middle School 2500 Cason St, Lafayette (765) 771-6100
Tecumseh Middle School 2101 South 18th St, Lafayette (765) 772-4750
Amelia Earhart Elementary 3280 South 9th St, Lafayette (765) 772-4740
Edgelea Elementary 2910 South 18th St, Lafayette (765) 772-4780
Glen Acres Elementary 3767 Kimberly Drive, Lafayette (765) 771-6150
Linnwood Elementary 1415 Ball Street (765) 476-2900
Miami Elementary 2401 Beck Lane, Lafayette (765) 772-4800
Thomas Miller Elementary 700 South 4th St, Lafayette (765) 476-2930
Murdock Elementary 2100 Cason St, Lafayette (765) 771-6120
Oakland Elementary 611 South 21st Street (765) 771-6130
Vinton Elementary 2101 Elmwood Ave, Lafayette (765) 771-6140

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Tippecanoe School Corporation (TSC)

21 Elston Road
Lafayette, IN 47905
765.474.2481

7 elementary, 5 middle and 2 high schools

State-required academic programs are offered at all levels. The school district operates an adult education program and serves as administrative agent for the area’s cooperative in vocational education.

School Statistics, 1993-1994
Schools are responsible for supplying updated statistics

1993-1994 Enrollment: 8,290
Average SAT score – Math: 516, Verbal: 436
Graduation rate: 85.7 percent, Harrison; 90.9 percent, McCutcheon
Graduates enrolling in college: 57.5 percent

Schools Address Telephone
Battle Ground Elementary 303 Main Street, Battle Ground (765) 567-2200
Burnett Creek Elementary 5700 N 50 W, West Lafayette (765) 463-2237
Dayton Elementary 320 College, Dayton (765) 447-5004
Hershey Elementary 7521 E 300 North, Lafayette (765) 589-3907
James Cole Elementary 6418 East 900 South, Lafayette (765) 523-2141
Klondike Elementary 3311 Klondike Rd, West Lafayette (765) 463-5505
Mayflower Mill Elementary 200 E 500 South, Lafayette (765) 538-3875
Mintonye Elementary 2000 W 800 South, Lafayette (765) 538-2780
Wea Ridge Elementary 1333 East 430 South, Lafayette 765-471-9321
Battle Ground Middle 511 Main Street, Battle Ground (765) 567-2122
East Tipp Middle 7501 E 300 North, Lafayette (765) 589-3566
Klondike Middle 3310 Klondike Rd, West Lafayette (765) 463-2544
Southwestern Middle 2100 W 800 South, Lafayette (765) 538-3025
Wainwright Middle 7501 E 700 South, Lafayette (765) 523-2151
Harrison High 5700 N 50 West, West Lafayette (765) 463-3511
McCutcheon High 4951 US 231 South, Lafayette (765) 474-1488

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West Lafayette Community School Corporation (WLSC)

Iran Floyd, Ph.D., Superintendent of Schools
1130 N. Salisbury Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906
765.743.9631

3 elementary, 1 junior high, 1 high school

  • State-required academic programs are offered at all levels.
  • Specially talented students may attend Purdue classes during junior and senior years.
  • Classes for special-needs students are conducted in cooperation with Lafayette and Tippecanoe School Corporations. WLSC also provides home-bound tutoring.

School Statistics, 1993-1994
Schools are responsible for supplying updated statistics

1993-1994 enrollment: 2,278
Average SAT score – Math: 570, Verbal: 481
Graduation rate: 96 percent
Graduates enrolling in college: 96 percent

Schools Address Telephone
Cumberland Elementary 600 Cumberland Ave, West Lafayette (765) 774-1480
Happy Hollow Elementary 1200 N Salisbury St, West Lafayette (765) 775-1540
West Lafayette Jr High 1105 N Grant St, West Lafayette (765) 775-1390
West Lafayette High 1105 N Grant St, West Lafayette (765) 775-1300

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Public Charter Schools

Schools Address Telephone
New Community School 710 North St, Lafayette 47901 765-420-9617

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Lafayette Catholic Schools

Superintendent: Sister Lois A. Meyer, SNDdeN, Ph.D
E-mail: lameyer@pof.dioceseoflafayette.org
Phone: (765) 474-6644

2410 S. Ninth Street
Lafayette, IN 47909
765.474.7500

  • The school system consists of three elementary schools and a junior/senior high
  • All accredited by the state

School Statistics, 2006-2007
2006-07 Enrollment: 840
Average SAT score – Math: 555, Verbal: 526
Graduates enrolling in college: 100 percent (96% – 4 yr post-secondary; 4% – 2 yr post-secondary institutions)

School Statistics, 2000-2001
2000-01 Enrollment: 891
Average SAT score – Math: 514, Verbal: 516
Graduates enrolling in college: 89 percent

Schools Address Telephone
St. Lawrence Elementary 1902 Meharry St, Lafayette (765) 742-4450
St. Mary Elementary 1200 South St, Lafayette (765) 742-6302
St. Boniface Middle 813 North St, Lafayette (765) 742-7913
Central Catholic Jr/Sr 2410 S Ninth St, Lafayette (765) 474-2496

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Private Schools

Schools Address Telephone
Faith Christian School 5526 SR 26 E, Lafayette 765-447-2727
Highland Christian School 519 Owen Street, Lafayette 765-474-8948
Lafayette Christian School 525 N 26th St., Lafayette 765-447-3052
St. James Lutheran 615 N 8th St., Lafayette 765-742-6464
Pleasantview Elementary (Seventh Day Adventist) 3509 Soldiers Home, West Lafayette 765-497-7978

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Special Education

Schools Address Phone
Jack & Jill School 2537 Oxford, Lafayette (765) 447-9550
Wabash Center 2000 Greenbush, Lafayette (765) 423-5531

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