Fairfax Learning Center

Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Fairfax Learning Center serves 60 students in grades 9-12.
Fairfax Learning Center placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Fairfax Learning Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students60 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Fairfax Learning Center
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Fairfax Learning Center by grade.

School Rankings

Fairfax Learning Center is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fairfax Learning Center is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#249 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
<50%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairfax Learning Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
<50%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairfax Learning Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a14:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
38%
20%
Black
45%
7%
White
12%
64%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairfax Learning Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.640.54
Graduation Rate
(18-19)
50-59%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Fairfax Learning Center and public school graduation rate of Kansas by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKansas City School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Fairfax Learning Center is Bridges/wyandot Academy (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kansas City Bridges/wyandot Academy Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 1-12 | 31 students
    0.1 miles
    3101 N. 10th Street
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-6702
    0.1 1-12 31
  • Kansas City Bertram Caruthers Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
    0.6 miles
    1100 Waverly
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-4750
    0.6 PK-5 380
  • Kansas City Banneker Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 396 students
    1.1 miles
    2026 N 4th Street
    Kansas City, KS 66101
    (913) 627-4700
    1.1 PK-5 396
  • Kansas City Northwest Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 473 students
    1.1 miles
    2400 N 18th St
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-4000
    1.1 6-8 473
  • Kansas City Sumner Academy Of Arts & Science Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,000 student
    1.3 miles
    1610 N 8th Street
    Kansas City, KS 66101
    (913) 627-7200
    1.3 8-12 1,000

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