Fairfield school information

IndexFairfieldAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores20%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools71,30779,221
Total private schools335324,874
Total post-secondary schools11027,963
The Fairfield, AL educational system consists of 7 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Fairfield public schools have average test scores of 20% which is 46% lower than than the Alabama average and 59% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fairfield public schools is 14:1, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.2% have completed high school, 16.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.1% have completed a doctorate degree.
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  • The average school test scores in Fairfield are 59% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Fairfield.
  • 85.7% of people in Fairfield have completed 8th grade.
  • 84.2% of people in Fairfield have completed high school.
  • 16.3% of people in Fairfield have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Fairfield

IndexFairfieldAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade85.7%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school84.2%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college56.1%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.6%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.3%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.7%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.1%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Fairfield (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Mountain Brook, AL20,53284%70%
Vestavia Hills, AL34,24378%58%
Homewood, AL25,65268%38%
Indian Springs Village, AL2,52962%25%
Hoover, AL84,10060%21%
Fairfield, AL10,93720%59%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Ogdensburg, NY10,93737%24%
Malvern, AR10,93727%46%
Brooklyn, OH10,93665%33%
Suffern, NY10,93660%21%
Broomall, PA10,93567%37%
Fairfield, AL10,93720%59%
Source: The Fairfield, AL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.