Fairfield High School

  • Fairfield High School serves 104 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fairfield High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Fairfield High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

  • Fairfield High School's student population of 104 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students104 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fairfield High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 718 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Fairfield High School is 0.14, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank#120 out of 718 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
1%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
White
93%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.140.37
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Graduation Rate≥80%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfield High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairfield Fairfield 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 60 students
    0.0 miles
    13 7th Street
    Fairfield, MT 59436
    (406) 467-2425
    0.0 7-8 60
  • Fairfield Fairfield Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 135 students
    0.0 miles
    13 7th Street
    Fairfield, MT 59436
    (406) 467-2425
    0.0 PK-6 135
  • Fairfield Greenfield 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 10 students
    5.6 miles
    590 Hwy 431
    Fairfield, MT 59436
    (406) 467-2433
    5.6 7-8 10
  • Fairfield Greenfield School
    Grades: PK-6 | 79 students
    5.6 miles
    590 Hwy 431
    Fairfield, MT 59436
    (406) 467-2433
    5.6 PK-6 79
  • Simms Simms High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 101 students
    8.8 miles
    123 Walker Street
    Simms, MT 59477
    (406) 264-5110
    8.8 9-12 101

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