Fairwood Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1110 Fairwood Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
Phone
(408) 523-4870
District
SUNNYVALE
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
411
Classroom Teachers
18

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

9

(10 is best)

Better than 83.6% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Fairwood Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 45
Proficiency in Reading 52 44
Proficiency in Math 52 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 43
Proficiency in Reading 71 45
Proficiency in Math 73 40

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 40
Proficiency in Reading 73 46
Proficiency in Math 58 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 22.83
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.35
AVG FOR STATE 23.63
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 62 15.1%
Grade 1 76 18.5%
Grade 2 83 20.2%
Grade 3 61 14.8%
Grade 4 65 15.8%
Grade 5 64 15.6%
Total 411 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 39.5% 24.6% 25.2%
Black 2.7% 1.7% 6.1%
Hispanic 19.2% 33.9% 56.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 35.5% 37.2% 11.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.2% 2.6% 0.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.6% 37.2% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.2% 28.7% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 8.4% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 89,479 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 8,657.6 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 9.0% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.1% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 46.0% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.1% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 10.7% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 33,514 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 6.1% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.5% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 59.4% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 33.2% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.4% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.5% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.5% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.1% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 5.6% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,272 $42,950,656 52.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $4,225,216 5.2%
Staff $438 $2,999,424 3.7%
General Administration $155 $1,061,440 1.3%
School Administration $584 $3,999,232 4.9%
Operation $790 $5,409,920 6.7%
Transportation $230 $1,575,040 1.9%
Other $503 $3,444,544 4.2%
Total Support $3,317 $22,714,816 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,297 $15,729,856 19.3%
Total Expenditures $11,886 $81,395,328 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,628 $35,042,190,399 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $3,132,694,832 4.4%
Staff $532 $3,313,420,819 4.6%
General Administration $92 $574,369,306 0.8%
School Administration $617 $3,842,972,574 5.4%
Operation $941 $5,861,130,775 8.2%
Transportation $229 $1,423,064,571 2.0%
Other $495 $3,082,557,570 4.3%
Total Support $3,410 $21,230,644,860 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,436 $15,165,585,439 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,474 $71,439,433,283 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%