Fairfield Court Elementary School

2510 Phaup St
Richmond, VA 23223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 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).

Top Placements

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

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 grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students472 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Fairfield Court Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1461 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
76%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
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Black
97%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fairfield Court Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.060.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fairfield Court Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairfield Court Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fairfield Court Elementary School is Armstrong High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Martin Luther King Junior Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodville Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond Armstrong High School Math: 30% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 930 students
    0.2 miles
    2300 Cool Lane
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 780-4449
    0.2 9-12 930
  • Richmond Pre-school Dev. Center Special Education School

    0.2 miles
    2124 N. 29th St.
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 644-2357
    0.2 n/a n/a
  • Richmond Woodville Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
    0.3 miles
    2000 N 28th St
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 780-4821
    0.3 PK-5 393
  • Richmond Martin Luther King Junior Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 611 students
    1.1 miles
    1000 Mosby St
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 780-8011
    1.1 6-8 611
  • Richmond George Mason Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 923 students
    1.2 miles
    813 N 28th St
    Richmond, VA 23223
    (804) 780-4401
    1.2 PK-5 923

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