Fairview Elementary School

Tel: (870)231-5434
Grades: PK-1

535 students

Fairview Elementary School serves 535 students in grades PK-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Fairview Elementary School operates within the Camden Fairview School District.

Overview

The student population of 535 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-1
Total Students 535 students
Fairview Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Fairview Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Fairview Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Fairview Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Fairview Elementary School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Fairview Elementary School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
59%
22%
Fairview Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
29%
64%
Fairview Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Fairview Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Fairview Elementary 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.
0.56 0.30
Fairview Elementary 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.
74%
52%
Fairview Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
8%
9%
Fairview Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,642 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Camden Fairview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,642 938
Camden Fairview   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $9 MM
Camden Fairview   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $27 MM $10 MM
Camden Fairview   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,415 $9,870
Camden Fairview   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,332 $10,243
Camden Fairview   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Camden Fairview High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Camden Fairview Intermediate (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ivory Primary School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Camden Camden Fairview High School
    1750 Cash Rd
    Camden , AR , 71701
    (870)837-1300
    1.7  mi  |  724  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Camden Sau Technical Career Center
    Vocational School
    327 Stewart St Sw
    Camden , AR , 71701
    (870)836-9367
    Vocational School
    3.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Camden Camden Fairview Intermediate
    255 Pope St
    Camden , AR , 71701
    (870)836-6876
    3.6  mi  |  376  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Camden Ivory Primary School
    575 Dooley Womack Dr
    Camden , AR , 71701
    (870)836-7381
    4.2  mi  |  363  students  |  Gr.  2-3
  • Camden Camden Fairview Middle School
    647 Dooley Womack Dr
    Camden , AR , 71701
    (870)836-9361
    4.3  mi  |  527  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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