Fairfax High School is located in Fairfax, Missouri. Serving grades 7-12, the school has 74 students and a student–teacher ratio of 8 students per teacher.
When compared to other schools in Missouri it is above average and has received and a grade of A from The School Review. This school is not ranked in the state or county.
To calculate school grades, The School Review uses data collected by the U.S. Department of Education. Grades for safety, academics and learning environment are calculated with these data. The school's overall grade is then computed through a weighted aggregation of those scores. Our methodology page has details on our grading system.
Missouri standardized test results, among other factors, are used to determine the academic grade for a school. For academics, Fairfax High School performs significantly above average when compared to other middle/high schools in Missouri and earned the grade of A+ for this measure.
A school’s learning environment is evaluated by comparing many factors including student–teacher ratio, teacher certifications and absenteeism rate. Fairfax High School performs slightly above average compared to other Missouri middle/high schools for learning environment. The school's grade for this metric is B+.
Suspension rates and number of physical altercations are used to evaluate a school’s safety. For safety, Fairfax High School performs average when compared to other middle/high schools in Missouri and received the grade of B- for this measure.
An overview of the student body of Fairfax High School is included below. A school’s demographics are not used when calculating its score.
A School - Only 10% of schools are awarded the distinction of being an A School. Schools that receive this grade excel in academics and cultivate a safe and effectual environment for learning. They represent many of top schools in the nation and are eligible to display our award badge on their homepage. You can download your award here.
Academic Overperformance II - Awarded to schools which perform substantially higher on standardized tests than predicted given the socioeconomic composition of their student body. Less than 1% of schools nationwide qualify for this award. Read more about how this metric was calculated and why TheSchoolReview feels it is an important to recognize these schools outperforming academic expectations.
In the table below, the closest schools to Fairfax High School are listed. The table includes The School Review’s grade for each of the schools. If you would like a complete list of local schools, visit the Fairfax, Missouri schools page.
|School||Overall Grade||Academic Results||Learning Enviroment||School Safety|
|1||Tarkio High School||B-||C+||A||B-|
|2||Rock Port High School||A+||A+||A+||A-|
|3||Craig High School||N/A||N/A||A-||C|
|4||Mound City High School||A-||C+||A+||A-|
|5||Mound City Middle School||A-||A||A||B|
At the time we collected data, these were the answers to common questions about the school.