Fairmont J High School

  • Fairmont J High School serves 728 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 94% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Fairmont J High School's student population of 728 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students728 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Fairmont J High School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fairmont J High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Fairmont J High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairmont J High School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#1679 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
48%
52%
Black
4%
13%
White
44%
28%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairmont J High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.58n/a
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeer Park Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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