Fairview Elementary School

  • Fairview Elementary School serves 799 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Fairview Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Fairview Elementary School's student population of 799 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students799 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fairview Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairview Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
26%
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White
80%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairview Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.350.46
This chart display the diversity score of Fairview Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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