Fairfield High Preparatory School

Fairfield High Preparatory School serves 769 students in grades 7-12.
Fairfield High Preparatory School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama 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 7% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

School Overview

Fairfield High Preparatory School's student population of 769 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students769 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Fairfield High Preparatory School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fairfield High Preparatory School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1260 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
98%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.59
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfield City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fairfield High Preparatory School is Fairfield Area Vocational School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fairfield Alternative School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Donald Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairfield Fairfield Area Vocational School Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.0 miles
    610 Valley Rd
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6850
    0 10-12 n/a
  • Fairfield Donald Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 329 students
    0.1 miles
    715 Valley Rd
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6823
    0.1 K-6 329
  • Birmingham Charles A Brown Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 406 students
    0.6 miles
    4811 Court J
    Birmingham, AL 35208
    (205) 231-6860
    0.6 PK-5 406
  • Fairfield Robinson Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 283 students
    0.9 miles
    301 61st St
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6827
    0.9 K-6 283
  • Fairfield Fairfield Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: K-12
    1.1 miles
    6405 Ave D
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6847
    1.1 K-12 n/a

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