Fairhill School (Closed 2014)

  • Fairhill School served 502 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 16% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 16% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 70%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students502 students
This chart display total students of Fairhill School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Fairhill School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fairhill School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairhill School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairhill School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Fairhill School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Fairhill School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
75%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fairhill School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
22%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fairhill School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
n/a
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fairhill School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Fairhill School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairhill School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.390.27
This chart display the diversity score of Fairhill School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fairhill School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairhill School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhiladelphia City SD School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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