Betty Fairfax High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
11.6
Math Proficiency
2.2
Reading Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,760 Students
  • 99 Teachers

Betty Fairfax High School
8225 SOUTH 59TH AVE
LAVEEN, AZ 85339

Phone: (602) 764-1500

District: Phoenix Union High School District

Overview

At Betty Fairfax High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Betty Fairfax High School is 35 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 89 percent. Betty Fairfax High School is 1 of 14 high schools in the Phoenix Union High School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,760
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 89%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 1%
Full-Time Teachers 99

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 71%
Proficient in Math 45%
College Readiness Index 11.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 14
Total Students 24,651
Proficient in Reading (district average) 68%
Proficient in Math (district average) 48%
College Readiness (district average) 8.4

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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