Fairview Elementary School

  • Fairview Elementary School serves 647 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Fairview Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Fairview Elementary School's student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students647 students
This chart display total students of Fairview Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Fairview Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Fairview Elementary School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fairview Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Fairview Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 999 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairview Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
44%
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 Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
48%
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 Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Fairview Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Fairview Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
27%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
8%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
54%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Fairview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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 AR.
Diversity Score0.630.32
This chart display the diversity score of Fairview Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
56%
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 Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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 Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Smith School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Fairview Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
The results are in from Education Week’s annual public school rankings – and Maryland schools take the top spot for the fourth year in a row.
Taking the SAT or ACT is a major source of stress for high school students. Keep reading to learn how to choose the right test and how to prepare for it.
Having friends makes the tough times a little bit easier, but sometimes making friends is the hardest thing of all. Keep reading to learn about the importance of friendship for young children and how to help your child make friends.