Fairfax Elementary School

734 14th Street East
Fairfax, SC 29827
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Fairfax Elementary School serves 349 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Fairfax Elementary School's student population of 349 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fairfax Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairfax Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
97%
34%
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White
3%
51%
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Diversity Score0.060.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
63%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAllendale 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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