Fairfax Senior High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
32.1
Academic Performance Index
741
Student/Teacher Ratio
26:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,407 Students
  • 94 Teachers

Fairfax Senior High School
7850 MELROSE AVE
LOS ANGELES, CA 90046

Phone: (323) 370-1200

District: Los Angeles Unified School District

Overview

At Fairfax Senior High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Fairfax Senior High School is 42 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 94 percent. Fairfax Senior High School is 1 of 197 high schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with 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 2,407
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 94%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 94

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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 coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness Index 32.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
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 197
Total Students 207,968
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 31.5

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