Fairview South Elementary School

  • Fairview South Elementary School serves 707 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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

School Overview

  • Fairview South Elementary School's student population of 707 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fairview South Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairview South Elementary School is 0.64, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#321 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairview South Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairview South Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
34%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Fairview South Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fairview South Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
48%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fairview South Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fairview South Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.640.32
This chart display the diversity score of Fairview South Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fairview South Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairview SD 72 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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