Fairfax High School

Fairfax High School serves 65 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Fairfax High School operates within the Fairfax R-iii School District.
Fairfax R-iii School District's 85% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 65 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 65 students
Fairfax High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Fairfax High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Fairfax High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Fairfax High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1 15:1
Fairfax High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Fairfax High School Black Students (2012-2014)
White
99%
73%
Fairfax High School White Students (1994-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.02 0.22
Fairfax High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
42%
Fairfax High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
7%
Fairfax High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Fairfax R-iii School District's student population of 125 students has decreased by 25% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 62% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,392 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,358 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Fairfax R-iii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 125 586
Fairfax R-iii School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 87%
Fairfax R-iii School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $2 MM $6 MM
Fairfax R-iii School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2 MM $6 MM
Fairfax R-iii School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,392 $9,469
Fairfax R-iii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,358 $9,562
Fairfax R-iii School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Tarkio High School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mound City Middle School (16.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairfax Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FairfaxFairfax Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 60 students
    0 miles
    500 Main St
    FairfaxMO 64446
    (660)686-2851
    0PK-660
  • FairfaxCommunity For Kids Elementary School
    Grades: PK
    0.3 miles
    104 Main St
    FairfaxMO 64446
    (660)686-2489
    0.3PKn/a
  • TarkioTarkio Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 180 students
    6.8 miles
    1201 Pine St
    TarkioMO 64491
    (660)736-4177
    6.8PK-6180
  • TarkioTarkio High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 142 students
    6.9 miles
    312 South Eleventh St
    TarkioMO 64491
    (660)736-4118
    6.97-12142
  • Rock PortRock Port Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 180 students
    8.3 miles
    600 South Nebraska St
    Rock PortMO 64482
    (660)744-6294
    8.3PK-6180

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