Fairmont Elementary School

1405 Lester Harris Rd
Johnson City, TN 37601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Fairmont Elementary School serves 512 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Fairmont Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Fairmont Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

Fairmont Elementary School's student population of 512 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Rankings

Fairmont Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,684 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fairmont Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#55 out of 1684 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
10%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
64%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJohnson City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fairmont Elementary School is Science Hill High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Bell Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Towne Acres Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Johnson City Science Hill High School Magnet School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,227 students
    1.1 miles
    251 Cotty Jones Ln
    Johnson City, TN 37604
    (423) 232-2190
    1.1 9-12 2,227
  • Johnson City Towne Acres Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-4 | 387 students
    1.4 miles
    2310 Larkspur Dr
    Johnson City, TN 37604
    (423) 854-4800
    1.4 K-4 387
  • Johnson City Liberty Bell Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,193 student
    1.6 miles
    1318 Pactolas Rd
    Johnson City, TN 37601
    (423) 232-2179
    1.6 7-8 1,193
  • Johnson City University School Math: 61% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-12 | 594 students
    1.7 miles
    1 Alexendra Dr
    Johnson City, TN 37614
    (423) 439-4333
    1.7 K-12 594
  • Johnson City North Side Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 283 students
    2.0 miles
    1000 N Roan St
    Johnson City, TN 37601
    (423) 434-5249
    2 PK-4 283

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