Fairview Elementary School

Fairview Elementary School serves 637 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Fairview Elementary School operates within the Fort Smith School District.

Overview

The student population of 637 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 637 students
Fairview Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Fairview Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Fairview Elementary 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 0.65 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 17:1 13:1
Fairview Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
3%
1%
Hispanic
23%
10%
Black
7%
22%
White
53%
64%
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.
0.65 0.30
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.
71%
52%
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.
9%
9%
Fairview Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,146 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Fort Smith School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed 14,146 938
Fort Smith   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $138 MM $9 MM
Fort Smith   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $141 MM $10 MM
Fort Smith   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,875 $9,870
Fort Smith   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,111 $10,243
Fort Smith   School 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 Students Grades
  • Fort SmithRamsey Junior High School
    3201 Jenny Lind Rd
    Fort SmithAR 72901
    (479)783-5115
    0.3 mi | 925 students | Gr. 7-9                      
  • Fort SmithBallman Elementary School
    2601 South Q St
    Fort SmithAR 72901
    (479)783-1280
    1 mi | 306 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Fort SmithSouthside High School
    4100 Gary St
    Fort SmithAR 72903
    (479)646-7371
    1.1 mi | 1557 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • Fort SmithCarnall Elementary School
    2524 South Tulsa St
    Fort SmithAR 72901
    (479)646-3612
    1.2 mi | 282 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Fort SmithRaymond F. Orr Elementary School
    3609 Phoenix St
    Fort SmithAR 72903
    (479)646-3711
    1.2 mi | 417 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Fort Smith, AR public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.54, which is higher than the Arkansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Fort Smith is Northside High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.