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School leader:  James Shaw
416 Fairview Street
Normal, IL 61761

(309) 452-4491
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Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · April 11, 2016
The teachers at Fairview have always thrown their hearts and souls into the kids. When a kid has a solid support system at home combined with working teachers, they have a very good chance for success. For those students who need more support,... more

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · April 11, 2016
I never felt my kids were overburdened with homework. It always seemed to be just enough to help them review the subject matter for that day and be prepared for the next day. Reading was always a part of their homework, and all three of my kids... more

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · April 11, 2016
There is definitely a "You can do it" mentality at Fairview. Many students there come from disadvantaged backgrounds or difficult family situations. At Fairview, those children are encouraged to keep going and do their best, no matter what their... more

Develops respect: Agree
Submitted by a parent · April 11, 2016
Fairview definitely does it's part. The teachers address the students respectfully. In the morning, the students visit quietly until the principal comes in. When she comes in, the students sit quietly and listen to announcements, say the pledge... more

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Fairview Elementary School
416 Fairview Street, Normal, IL  61761
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 16 reviews. (309) 452-4491
Last modified Fairview Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.