Fairless Elementary School (Closed 2017)

531 Jones Ave
Braddock, PA
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Fairless Elementary School served 299 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 15-19% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 43%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 25-29% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 85% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students299 students
This chart display total students of Fairless Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Fairless Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fairless Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairless Elementary 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairless Elementary 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Fairless Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Fairless Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fairless Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
80%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fairless Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
15%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fairless Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Fairless Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairless Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.340.27
This chart display the diversity score of Fairless Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fairless Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairless Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoodland Hills SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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