Fairfield Community High School

Fairfield Community High School serves 410 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Fairfield Community High School operates within the Fairfield Community H S 225 School District.

Overview

The student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 410 students
Fairfield Community High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Fairfield Community High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Fairfield Community High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Fairfield Community High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Fairfield Community High School Asian (1990-2006)
Hispanic
1%
23%
Fairfield Community High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
n/a
19%
Fairfield Community High School Black (2005-2012)
White
96%
50%
Fairfield Community High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Fairfield Community High School Sch Ethnicity Fairfield Community High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.08 0.66
Fairfield Community High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
6%
23%
Fairfield Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
10%
26%
Fairfield Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 410 students has decreased by 19% over five years.
School District Name Fairfield Community H S 225 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 410 797
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2002)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $10 MM
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,866 $10,546
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,146 $10,416
Fairfield Community H S  225 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Fairfield Center Street Elementary School
    200 West Center St
    Fairfield , IL , 62837
    (618)842-2679
    0.2  mi  |  443  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Fairfield North Side Elementary School
    806 North 1st St
    Fairfield , IL , 62837
    (618)847-4341
    0.8  mi  |  275  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Fairfield Jasper Elementary School
    Rr 3 473
    Fairfield , IL , 62837
    (618)842-3048
    2.7  mi  |  162  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Fairfield New Hope Elementary School
    Rr 4 243
    Fairfield , IL , 62837
    (618)842-3296
    4  mi  |  190  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Geff Geff Elementary School
    201 East Lafayette St
    Geff , IL , 62842
    (618)897-2465
    5.1  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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