Fairfield Woods Middle School

1115 Fairfield Woods Rd.
Fairfield, CT 06824
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Fairfield Woods Middle School serves 941 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Fairfield Woods Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fairfield Woods Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

Fairfield Woods Middle School's student population of 941 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students941 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Fairfield Woods Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fairfield Woods Middle School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#178 out of 951 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
25%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
78%
54%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.380.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fairfield Woods Middle School is Fairfield Warde High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Interdistrict Discovery Magnet School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jennings School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairfield Jennings School
    Grades: K-5 | 289 students
    0.1 miles
    31 Palm Dr.
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203) 255-8316
    0.1 K-5 289
  • Fairfield Stratfield School
    Grades: PK-5 | 428 students
    0.8 miles
    1407 Melville Ave.
    Fairfield, CT 06825
    (203) 255-8332
    0.8 PK-5 428
  • Fairfield Fairfield Warde High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,491 student
    0.9 miles
    755 Melville Ave.
    Fairfield, CT 06825
    (203) 255-8449
    0.9 9-12 1,491
  • Fairfield Mckinley School
    Grades: K-5 | 432 students
    0.9 miles
    60 Thompson St.
    Fairfield, CT 06825
    (203) 255-8318
    0.9 K-5 432
  • Fairfield Osborn Hill School
    Grades: K-5 | 423 students
    0.9 miles
    760 Stillson Rd.
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203) 255-8340
    0.9 K-5 423

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