Fairview Elementary School

Fairview Elementary School serves 636 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Fairview Elementary School operates within the Fort Smith School District.

Overview

The student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 636 students
Fairview Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Fairview Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Fairview Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 13:1
Fairview Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Fairview Elementary School American Indian Students (2002-2013)
Asian
3%
1%
Fairview Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
25%
10%
Fairview Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
6%
23%
Fairview Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
56%
63%
Fairview Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
9%
2%
Fairview Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Fairview Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.62 0.31
Fairview Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
69%
52%
Fairview Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
11%
9%
Fairview Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,374 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,875 is higher than the state average of $9,870. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,111 is less than the state average of $10,243. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Fort Smith School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed 14,374 925
Fort Smith   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $138 MM $9 MM
Fort Smith   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $141 MM $10 MM
Fort Smith   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,875 $9,870
Fort Smith   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,111 $10,243
Fort Smith   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Southside High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ramsey Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ballman Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort SmithRamsey Junior High School
    3201 Jenny Lind Rd
    Fort SmithAR 72901
    (479)783-5115
    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 936 students                      
  • Fort SmithBallman Elementary School
    2601 South Q St
    Fort SmithAR 72901
    (479)783-1280
    1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 324 students                      
  • Fort SmithSouthside High School
    4100 Gary St
    Fort SmithAR 72903
    (479)646-7371
    1.1 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 1597 students                      
  • Fort SmithCarnall Elementary School
    2524 South Tulsa St
    Fort SmithAR 72901
    (479)646-3612
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 307 students                      
  • Fort SmithRaymond F. Orr Elementary School
    3609 Phoenix St
    Fort SmithAR 72903
    (479)646-3711
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 427 students                      

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