1305 Long Grove Dr
Aurora, IL 60504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Fischer Middle School serves 909 students in grades 6-8.
Fischer Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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 909 students has stayed relatively flat 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
909 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Rankings

Fischer Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fischer Middle School is 0.72, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1319 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
24%
26%
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Black
16%
17%
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White
43%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 909 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.72 (Top 5%)

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