Top 3 Best Fairfield Public Elementary Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,116 students in Fairfield, IA. The top ranked public elementary schools in Fairfield, IA are Fairfield Middle School, Pence Elementary School and Washington Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Fairfield, IA public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 71% (versus the Iowa public elementary school average of 69%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 67% statewide average). Elementary schools in Fairfield have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Iowa public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public elementary school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Best Fairfield, IA Public Elementary Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fairfield Middle School
Math: 72% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
404 W Fillmore
Fairfield, IA 52556
(641) 472-5019
Grades: 5-8
| 490 students
Rank: #22.
Pence Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1000 South 6th Street
Fairfield, IA 52556
(641) 472-2957
Grades: 2-4
| 347 students
406 East Madison Avenue
Fairfield, IA 52556
(641) 472-2110
Grades: PK-1
| 279 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Fairfield, Iowa

Fairfield, Iowa Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
401 West Stone
Fairfield, IA 52556
(641) 472-2114
Grades: K-5
| n/a students

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