Fairfax Middle School



Fairfax Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fairfax Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 251
7 276
8 264
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fairfax Middle School is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Fairfax Elementary School District. It enrolls 791 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 21.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 791
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.86

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Fairfax Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 408
(52%)
1,172
(50%)
 Female 383
(48%)
1,191
(50%)

Fairfax Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 693
(88%)
2,081
(88%)
 White 32
(4%)
117
(5%)
 Two or More 30
(4%)
47
(2%)
 Asian 22
(3%)
61
(3%)
 Black 14
(2%)
54
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Fairfax Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 649
(82%)
1,930
(82%)
 Not Eligible 103
(13%)
267
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(5%)
166
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Fairfax Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.0%) is higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Fairfax Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 636
2006 692
2007 727
2008 711
2009 688
2010 740
2011 766
2012 791

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.1
2006 24.9
2007 19.5
2008 21
2009 20.7
2010 N/A
2011 21.3
2012 21.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88522012578616
2006 0.94797687861272
2007 0.84319119669876
2008 0.92545710267229
2009 0.94331395348837
2010 0.89054054054054
2011
2012 0.86978508217446

Compare Fairfax Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,150.0% 21.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 87.0%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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