Fairview Elementary School

648 Westwood Blvd Nw
Roanoke, VA 24017
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Fairview Elementary School serves 556 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Fairview Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Fairview Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Fairview Elementary School's student population of 556 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students556 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Fairview Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fairview Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#919 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
82%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
71%
22%
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White
18%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score
0.460.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fairview Elementary School is William Fleming High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woodrow Wilson Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westside Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roanoke Forest Park Academy Alternative School

    0.9 miles
    2730 Melrose Avenue Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24017
    (540) 853-2923
    0.9 n/a n/a
  • Roanoke Westside Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 756 students
    1.1 miles
    1441 Westside Blvd Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24017
    (540) 853-2967
    1.1 PK-5 756
  • Roanoke Virginia Heights Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
    1.6 miles
    1210 Amherst Ave Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    (540) 853-2937
    1.6 PK-5 322
  • Roanoke Hurt Park Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
    1.7 miles
    1525 Salem Ave Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    (540) 853-2986
    1.7 PK-5 365
  • Roanoke Roanoke Academy For Mathematics & Science Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
    1.7 miles
    1616 Nineteenth Street Nw
    Roanoke, VA 24017
    (540) 853-2751
    1.7 PK-5 450

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