19421 Ave. 22 3/4
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Fairmead Elementary School serves 504 students in grades 5-6.
Fairmead Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Fairmead Elementary School's student population of 504 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
504 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Stephens School Open House 5pm to 6pm
April 08, 2022 (Friday)
Spring Break - No School!
April 11, 2022 (Monday)
Stephens School - Last day to turn in "I Love to Read" logs
May 12, 2022 (Thursday)
Stephens School last day to turn in sigh word list
May 19, 2022 (Thursday)
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
June 02, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Fairmead Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fairmead Elementary School is 0.50, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6977 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
34:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
65%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
28%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fairmead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairmead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Students: 504 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 34:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Btm 50%)

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