1600 E Watson Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Fees College Preparatory Middle School serves 920 students in grades 6-8.
Fees College Preparatory Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 920 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Fees College Preparatory Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Fees College Preparatory Middle School's student population of 920 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
920 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Rankings

Fees College Preparatory Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fees College Preparatory Middle School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1665 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
10%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
18%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
15%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
57%
46%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
11%
36%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fees College Preparatory Middle School's ranking?

Fees College Preparatory Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for: Most diverse schools (Top 20%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%).

What schools are Fees College Preparatory Middle School often compared to?

Fees College Preparatory Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Connolly Middle School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 18% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).

How many students attend Fees College Preparatory Middle School?

920 students attend Fees College Preparatory Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

57% of Fees College Preparatory Middle School students are Hispanic, 15% of students are American Indian, 11% of students are White, 10% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Fees College Preparatory Middle School?

Fees College Preparatory Middle School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does Fees College Preparatory Middle School offer ?

Fees College Preparatory Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

What school district is Fees College Preparatory Middle School part of?

Fees College Preparatory Middle School is part of Tempe School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 920 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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