Betty H. Fairfax High School

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Betty H. Fairfax High School
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Address
8225 South 59th Avenue
Laveen, Arizona 85339
United States
Coordinates 33°22′16″N 112°10′55″W / 33.371132°N 112.182048°W / 33.371132; -112.182048Coordinates: 33°22′16″N 112°10′55″W / 33.371132°N 112.182048°W / 33.371132; -112.182048
Information
Type Public secondary school
Established 2007
Principal Philip Wooley
Faculty Approx. 170
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 1,888[1] (October 1, 2012)
Color(s)          Midnight Blue and Columbia Blue
Nickname Stampede
Website
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Betty H. Fairfax is a high school in the Phoenix Union High School District, Laveen, Arizona, United States. The campus is located at 8225 South 59th Ave.

Fairfax’s enrollment is 1,888 students. It predominantly serves students from partner elementary districts Laveen and Roosevelt.

The high school was designed by DLR Group and features a small learning community curriculum model.

The school's namesake, longtime (57-year) Phoenix Union educator Betty Harriet Fairfax, died in November 2010 at the age ofm 92.[2] It was the first school in the district to be named after an employee.

References[edit]

  1. ^ AIA 2012 enrollment figures Archived October 21, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ AP (8 November 2010). "Longtime Phoenix Union District educator dies". AZCentral.com. Retrieved 17 May 2013. 

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