Fairhope Elementary School

  • Fairhope Elementary School serves 1,121 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fairhope Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Fairhope Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Fairhope Elementary School's student population of 1,121 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students1,121 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fairhope Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairhope Elementary School is 0.33, 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 School Rank (16-17)#138 out of 1263 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
8%
33%
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White
81%
55%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairhope Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.330.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairhope Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaldwin County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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