Fairfield Junior Senior High School

  • Fairfield Junior Senior High School serves 833 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Fairfield Junior Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Fairfield Junior Senior High School's student population of 833 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students833 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fairfield Junior Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairfield Junior Senior High School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#802 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairfield Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairfield Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fairfield Junior Senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
89%
69%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairfield Junior Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.200.29
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Graduation Rate90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fairfield Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairfield Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfield Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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