Fairington Elementary School



Fairington Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fairington Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 125
1 111
2 105
3 99
4 96
5 97
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fairington Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Lithonia, GA in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 655 students in grades 1st through 12th. Fairington Elementary School is the 522nd largest public school in Georgia and the 9,850th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 655
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,850th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 522nd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,038th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 651st out of 1,342

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Fairington Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 347
(53%)
36,586
(51%)
 Female 308
(47%)
34,548
(49%)

Fairington Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 631
(96%)
46,258
(65%)
 Hispanic 13
(2%)
10,949
(15%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
1,126
(2%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
4,099
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
111
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
8,419
(12%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
172
(0%)

Fairington Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 605
(92%)
48,857
(69%)
 Not Eligible 30
(5%)
18,865
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(3%)
3,412
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Fairington Elementary School is ranked 154th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Fairington Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Fairington Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1050
2006 1052
2007 544
2008 538
2009 602
2010 507
2011 580
2012 655

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 14.3
2007 12.7
2008 14.2
2009 15.9
2010 14.2
2011 16.2
2012 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84380952380952
2006 0.61692015209125
2007 0.88602941176471
2008 0.87174721189591
2009 0.88870431893688
2010 0.90927021696252
2011 0.93103448275862
2012 0.95419847328244

Compare Fairington Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 95.4%
 

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Public PK - 05 655 16.8:1  
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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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