PROFICIENCY 47% 23% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Los Angeles Unified
47%Los Angeles
38%California

Fairfax Senior High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Los Angeles Unified" in Los Angeles, CA. There are a total of 2,101 students and 84 teachers at Fairfax Senior High, for a student to teacher ratio of 26 to 1. There are a total of 1,225 free lunch students and 209 reduced lunch students.

Fairfax Senior High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.0%, which is 23% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2101
Teachers83.5
Student/Teacher ratio26:1
Free lunch1225
Reduced lunch209

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment504
Taking some courses315
Taking some courses (not tests)184
Passing some courses45
Passing no courses269

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 Fairfax Senior High, there are a total of 504 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 315 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All33%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School33%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All61%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School61%

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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Fairfax Senior High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 7.6% 7.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 17.1% 8.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 19.8% 6.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 54.6% 76.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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West Hollywood Elementary72%1.6West Hollywood, CA
Hollywood Senior High50%1.6Los Angeles, CA
Third Street Elementary62%1.7Los Angeles, CA
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Horace Mann Elementary66%1.7Beverly Hills, CA

Los Angeles demographics profile

StatisticLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Population3,918,87238,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)8,36223291
Median age35.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Speak English40%56%79%
Speak Spanish43%29%13%

Education level achieved in Los Angeles

IndexLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade75.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school74.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college56.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%
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