Fairfax Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Fairfax Elementary School
Fairfax Elementary School is a public school located in Fairfax, Virginia. The school serves students in grades Pre-K through 5th grade. The school has a diverse student population, with students from a variety of backgrounds and cultures.
Fairfax Elementary School strives to provide an excellent education to all students. The school offers a variety of academic programs, including honors classes, advanced placement courses, and special education services. The school also offers an array of extracurricular activities, such as sports, music, and art.
The school is committed to creating a safe and supportive learning environment. The school has a strong emphasis on character development, and students are taught to respect themselves and others. The school also has a focus on community involvement, and there are many opportunities for parents and community members to get involved.
Fairfax Elementary School is a great place for students to learn and grow. The school provides a quality education and a safe and supportive environment for all students.
Valley, AL 36854
PreK – 5
Overview Fairfax Elementary School
Fairfax Elementary School serves 437 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Fairfax Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Fairfax Elementary School
Fairfax Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Fairfax Elementary School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.