Betty Fairfax High School



Betty Fairfax High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Betty Fairfax High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 521
10 520
11 445
12 402

Betty Fairfax High School is a public high school of the Phoenix Union High School District located in Laveen, AZ. It has 1,888 students in grades 9th through 12th. Betty Fairfax High School is the 58th largest public high school in Arizona and the 1,776th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,888
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 101

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Betty Fairfax High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 968
(51%)
13,107
(51%)
 Female 920
(49%)
12,648
(49%)

Betty Fairfax High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 927
(49%)
20,423
(79%)
 Black 513
(27%)
2,362
(9%)
 White 214
(11%)
1,430
(6%)
 American Indian 107
(6%)
667
(3%)
 Asian 83
(4%)
608
(2%)
 Two or More 42
(2%)
230
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
35
(0%)

Betty Fairfax High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,117
(59%)
11,960
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 670
(35%)
12,973
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 101
(5%)
822
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Betty Fairfax High School is ranked 63rd out of 0 ranked schools in Arizona, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Betty Fairfax High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 45.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Betty Fairfax High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 478
2008 998
2009 1494
2010 1760
2011 1877
2012 1888

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 21.7
2008 16.1
2009 18.7
2010 17.8
2011 18.4
2012 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.00418410041841
2008 0.57014028056112
2009 0.64390896921017
2010 0.0068181818181818
2011 0.57165689930741
2012 0.4083686440678

Compare Betty Fairfax High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
1,948.4% 19.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.8%
 
State Average 45.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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