Accountability rating

A

Fairfield ISD: B

Total students

521

Avg. teacher experience

16.8 years

Fairfield ISD: 14.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

96.9 %

Fairfield ISD: 96.9%

Statewide: 90%

Fairfield High School is a high school in Fairfield, TX, in the Fairfield ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 521 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 32.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,181, which is $2,941 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Fairfield High School was 1066. The average ACT score was 21.0. In the Class of 2018, 96.9% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.9%.

Contact information

Address

631 Post Oak Rd
Fairfield, TX 75840-2005

Office phone number

(903) 389-4177

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Fairfield High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

521

African American

97 (18.6%)

Fairfield ISD: 14.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.4%)

Fairfield ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

6 (1.2%)

Fairfield ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

113 (21.7%)

Fairfield ISD: 24.7%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fairfield ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

289 (55.5%)

Fairfield ISD: 55%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

14 (2.7%)

Fairfield ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

18.6%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

1.2%

Hispanic

21.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

55.5%

Two or more races

2.7%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

32.2 %

Fairfield ISD: 35%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

48.4 %

Fairfield ISD: 53.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

2.3 %

Fairfield ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

32.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

48.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

2.1 %

Fairfield ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

93.1 %

Fairfield ISD: 26.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

5 %

Fairfield ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10 %

Fairfield ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

2.1%

Career and technical

93.1%

Gifted and talented

5.0%

Special education

10.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

A

Fairfield ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Fairfield ISD: B

School progress

A

Fairfield ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Fairfield ISD: C

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

96.9 %

Fairfield ISD: 96.9%

Statewide: 90%

African American

94.1 %

Fairfield ISD: 94.1%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Fairfield ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fairfield ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

96.5 %

Fairfield ISD: 96.5%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

94.1%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

96.5%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.9 %

Fairfield ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

2 %

Fairfield ISD: 2%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0.9 %

Fairfield ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fairfield ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0.6 %

Fairfield ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Fairfield ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

16.1 %

Fairfield ISD: 16.1%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

9.4 %

Fairfield ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

18.2 %

Fairfield ISD: 18.2%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fairfield ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

16.2 %

Fairfield ISD: 16.2%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

33.3 %

Fairfield ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

26.8 %

Fairfield ISD: 26.8%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

40 %

Fairfield ISD: 40%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

12.5 %

Fairfield ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fairfield ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

29.2 %

Fairfield ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Fairfield ISD: Masked

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1066

Fairfield ISD: 1066

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

21.0

Fairfield ISD: 21.0

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

56.7 %

Fairfield ISD: 56.7%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

41.7 %

Fairfield ISD: 41.7%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

40.9 %

Fairfield ISD: 40.9%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

56.7%

Math

41.7%

Reading + Math

40.9%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

47.3

African American

2.5 (5.3%)

Fairfield ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Fairfield ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Fairfield ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0.7 (1.4%)

Fairfield ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fairfield ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

43.1 (91.2%)

Fairfield ISD: 94.1%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (2.1%)

Fairfield ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0.7 (1.4%)

Fairfield ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

33.6 (71.1%)

Fairfield ISD: 80.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

13 (27.5%)

Fairfield ISD: 18.5%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Fairfield ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

11

Fairfield ISD: 12.4

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

16.8 years

Fairfield ISD: 14.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$51,181

Fairfield ISD: $48,392

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$35,071

Fairfield ISD: $34,986

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$40,403

Fairfield ISD: $39,185

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$46,295

Fairfield ISD: $43,902

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$50,431

Fairfield ISD: $49,482

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$60,843

Fairfield ISD: $58,863

Statewide: $62,039

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