Fair Senior High School

  • Fair Senior High School serves 270 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fair Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Fair Senior High School's student population of 270 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students270 students
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fair Senior High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Fair Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fair Senior High School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1593 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
59%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
61%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
American Indian
1%
2%
Asian
2%
7%
Hispanic
12%
9%
Black
50%
11%
White
34%
67%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fair Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.630.53
Graduation Rate80-89%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
30%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinneapolis Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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