Fairfield Community High School

Fairfield Community High School serves 412 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Fairfield Community High School operates within the Fairfield Community H S 225 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 412 students has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 412 students
Fairfield Community High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Fairfield Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Fairfield Community High School Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Fairfield Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.09 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
Fairfield Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
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.
0.09 0.31
Fairfield Community High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
31%
47%
Fairfield Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
2%
3%
Fairfield Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 421 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,248 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,218 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 29% over four years.
School District Name Fairfield Community H S 225 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 421 938
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2002)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $11 MM
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $5 MM $11 MM
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,248 $11,118
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,218 $11,218
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Learning Alternative Branch Mill Shoals (8.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Center Street Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Side Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FairfieldCenter Street Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 4-8 | 325 students200 West Center St
    FairfieldIL 62837
    (618)842-2679
    0.24-8325
  • FairfieldNorth Side Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 386 students806 North 1st St
    FairfieldIL 62837
    (618)842-6501
    0.8PK-3386
  • FairfieldJasper Elementary School
    2.7 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 142 students2030 County Rd 1020 North
    FairfieldIL 62837
    (618)842-3048
    2.7KG-8142
  • FairfieldNew Hope Elementary School
    4 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 193 students1803 Co Rd 445 North
    FairfieldIL 62837
    (618)842-3296
    4PK-8193
  • GeffGeff Elementary School
    5.1 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 110 students201 East Lafayette St
    GeffIL 62842
    (618)897-2465
    5.1KG-8110

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