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Fairfax Senior High
7850 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90046

Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 17%
  • English learners: 14%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 42%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 79%
  • Special education within past two years: 10%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 2.46
(based on the 53% who responded)
Graduate School
 6%
College Graduate
 19%
Some College
 19%
High School
Graduate
 27%
Not a High School
Graduate
 29%

State Rank: 5 out of 101
API Score:
(2012)
7412
Student Ethnicity:
Hispanic/Latino
 56%
Asian
 18%
African American
 16%
White
 6%
Filipino
 3%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90046:

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Notes:
  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2012 California Academic Performance Index (API) Base report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2012.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012 Base API Information Guide (PDF; 490KB; 65pp.)