Fair School Downtown (Closed 2016)

Fair School Downtown served 513 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 63% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Fair School Downtown by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
35-39%
61%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
50-54%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:114:1
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American Indian
3%
2%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
48%
11%
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White
37%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fair School Downtown. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.630.54
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Graduation Rate
(14-15)
85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Metro Education Program School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fair School Downtown is Fair Senior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kipp Minnesota Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fair Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Fair Elementary School
    Grades: K-3 | 23 students
    0.0 miles
    10 South 10th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612) 668-1060
    0 K-3 23
  • Minneapolis Fair Senior High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 215 students
    0.0 miles
    10 South 10th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612) 668-1060
    0 9-12 215
  • Minneapolis Emerson Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 500 students
    0.5 miles
    1421 Spruce Place
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612) 668-3610
    0.5 PK-5 500
  • Minneapolis Kipp Minnesota Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 173 students
    0.5 miles
    5034 Oliver Ave.n
    Minneapolis, MN 55430
    (612) 287-9700
    0.5 5-8 173
  • Minneapolis Mps Metro C Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 18 students
    0.5 miles
    143 E 19th St
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612) 668-5470
    0.5 K-12 18
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