Fischer Middle School

1305 Long Grove Dr
Aurora, IL 60504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 821 students in grades 6-8, Fischer Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 821 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • : Top 50% in IL
  • : 23% (Top 20%)
  • : 31% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Fischer Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Fischer Middle School's student population of 821 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
821 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Rankings

Fischer Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Fischer Middle School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (IL)
#1409 out of 3426 schools
(Top 50%)
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(20-21)
23%
28%
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31%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
14%
5%
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Hispanic
28%
27%
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Black
15%
17%
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White
36%
47%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.75
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fischer Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fischer Middle School's ranking?
Fischer Middle School is ranked #1409 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Fischer Middle School often compared to?
Fischer Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Herget Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
23% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Fischer Middle School?
821 students attend Fischer Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
36% of Fischer Middle School students are White, 28% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 14% of students are Asian, and 7% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fischer Middle School?
Fischer Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Fischer Middle School offer ?
Fischer Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Fischer Middle School part of?
Fischer Middle School is part of Indian Prairie CUSD 204 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 821 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 23% (Top 20%)
  • : 31% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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