2510 Phaup St
Richmond, VA 23223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Fairfield Court Elementary School serves 472 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Fairfield Court Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

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Fairfield Court Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Fairfield Court Elementary School's student population of 472 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
472 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Fairfield Court Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fairfield Court Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1798 out of 1800 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
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Black
97%
22%
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White
1%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 472 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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