PROFICIENCY 53% 20% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
51%Buncombe County Schools
53%Fairview CDP
44%North Carolina

Fairview Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Buncombe County Schools" in Fairview CDP, NC. There are a total of 697 students and 45 teachers at Fairview Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 274 free lunch students and 50 reduced lunch students.

Fairview Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 52.5%, which is 20% higher than the North Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch274
Reduced lunch50


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Fairview Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Fairview Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 84.3% 73.6% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 3.8% 6.4% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 1.5% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.6% 13.6% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.4% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.4% 4.1% 3.7% 3.1%

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Fairview CDP demographics profile

StatisticFairview CDPNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)48518191
Median age34.738.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%57%55%
Speak English77%89%79%
Speak Spanish18%7%13%

Education level achieved in Fairview CDP

IndexFairview CDPNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade87.7%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school87.3%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college65.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.5%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.1%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.2%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Fairview Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.