Fairfield Middle School

School Overview


5121 Nine Mile Rd

Richmond, VA 23223

(804) 328-4020

School Website

View map


Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 950

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

28 Parent Reviews for Fairfield Middle School

First off, I am an eighth grader at Fairfield Middle School. I am currently still in the IB program ever since 6th grade and I have enjoyed it. People say bad stuff about Fairfield and I can honestly say that it's not true. Fairfield has improved over the many years. It's not an hard program there is ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/22/13

Find some random kid in the hallway and give them some money. They'll make all your dreams come true.

Posted by a other on 10/22/12

My daughter was in the IB program for the first 2 semesters of 6th grade before we had to move, and I don't think we'll ever stop missing this school. Her teachers were great and are still in communication making sure she is doing well. The front office staff are awesome, and her counsellors were the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/01/11

Great teachers, administration, students, ancillary staff, and INVOLVED parents! FMS offers excellent extracurricular activities as well as special interest groups. You get out of this school exactly what you put into it and if you think that you can just drop your kid off and have them become a rocket ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/12/11

I am a teacher at FMS and I enjoy working with the students and most of the faculty. It is sad to see the low amount of parents that actually come to meetings when it comes to the academics of their children. I realize that work schedules of our parents do not permit them to come and be involved as ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 05/01/10

The 'Principal Leadership' rating is not accurate according to my experience. This gentleman came into his principalship with a plan and executed it. Within two years, test success had been achieved as promised. This is one small example of his effective leadership. I appreciate his steady decision ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/27/10

I am a student at fairfeld middle school. I thank that fairfeld is not the best school in the world but is a great school. Most People say that the school is bad but now a days most school are like that no matter where you go to...in 2009-2010 school year i will be a 8th grader. i thank mr.jackson for ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/10/09

I am a student @ F.M.S. and its kinda what most people might call 'ghetto'. It is a very poor school. The academic material is not as good as it could be. I have definitely suggested and encouraged my parents to switch me next year. The authority and discipline that should be being enforced by administrators ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/16/09

My son enrolled in FMS during 2008-2009 school year, this was his first year in public school. I was apprehensive about the decision to attend FMS based on the reputation and ranking of the school. However upon interviewing the principal (both my son and I), and discussing his vision for the school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/14/09

Fairfield isn't that bad of a school i'm in the 8th grade and I like the school. It isn't the best school in the county but I enjoy it. Imma student saying its kinda fun. I gave it three but i really think 3 and 1/2

Posted by a student on 03/11/09

Have a question about schools? Ask it at Trulia Voices. See more reviews at www.greatschools.net

School Profile for Fairfield Middle School

Test scores
Test scores for Fairfield Middle School

SOL* Test Scores

Grade Level:

Test Year: 2012
Fairfield Middle School
Henrico Co Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading, math, and history/social science in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 5 and 8, and in science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

Homes for sale near Fairfield Middle School

5006 Opaline Rd 5006 Opalin...
3 br  1 ba
5618 Nine Mile Rd 5618 Nine M...
3 br  1 ba
4801 Thornhurst St 4801 Thornh...
3 br  2 ½ ba
4801 Thornhurst St 4801 Thornh...
4 br  2 ½ ba
4801 Thornhurst St 4801 Thornh...
4 br  2 ba
4801 Thornhurst St 4801 Thornh...
4 br  3 ½ ba
Nearby Schools
Charts and Data
Richmond schools — Fairfield Middle School is located at 5121 Nine Mile Rd, Richmond VA 23223. 5121 Nine Mile Rd is in the 23223 ZIP code in Richmond, VA The school district for Fairfield Middle School is the Henrico Co Public Schools. Fairfield Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
School information provided by OnBoard Informatics Copyright (c) 2008. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Copyright © 2014 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer