300 3rd Ave Se
Fairfax, MN 55332
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
G.f.w. Middle School served 195 students in grades 5-8.
G.f.w. Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-54% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 55-59% (which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
195 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#737 out of 1789 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
50-54%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of G.f.w. Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
55-59%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of G.f.w. Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
19%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
78%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in G.f.w. Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in G.f.w. Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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