Fairfax School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Fairfax School District serving 281 students in Fairfax, Vermont.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the Vermont state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Fairfax School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Fairfax Bfa High School - Fairfax
    75 Hunt Street
    Fairfax, VT 05454
    (802)849-6711

    Grades: 9-12 | 281 students

Overview

School District NameFairfax School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students281 students
# of Teachers23 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students144 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students137 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.07
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students3 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students1 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students273 students
% White Students
97%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:56
# of Students in 10th Grade:75
# of Students in 11th Grade:74
# of Students in 12th Grade:76
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Fairfax School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 219 school districts in Vermont (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fairfax School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fairfax School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fairfax School District and public school graduation rate of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,044 in this school district is less than the state average of $18,356. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,748 is less than the state average of $18,186. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VT)
Total Revenue$11 MM$4 MM
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Spending$11 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Fairfax School District and average spending for each school distric in VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,044$18,356
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fairfax School District and average revenue per public school student in VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,748$18,186
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fairfax School District and average spending per public school student in VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Fairfax School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.07, which is lower than the Vermont average of 0.11. The most diverse school in the district is Bfa High School - Fairfax. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Vermont or national school diversity statistics.