Fischer Middle School

1305 Long Grove Dr
Aurora, IL 60504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

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 OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students909 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

Fischer Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1433 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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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
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndian Prairie CUSD 204 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fischer Middle School is Waubonsie Valley High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Still Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Georgetown Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Aurora Georgetown Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 516 students
    0.3 miles
    995 Long Grove Dr
    Aurora, IL 60504
    (630) 375-3456
    0.3 K-5 516
  • Aurora Peter M Gombert Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 424 students
    0.4 miles
    2707 Ridge Rd
    Aurora, IL 60504
    (630) 375-3700
    0.4 K-5 424
  • Aurora Waubonsie Valley High School Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,642 students
    0.5 miles
    2590 Ogden Ave
    Aurora, IL 60504
    (630) 375-3300
    0.5 9-12 2,642
  • Aurora Mccarty Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 578 students
    0.8 miles
    3000 Village Green
    Aurora, IL 60504
    (630) 375-3400
    0.8 K-5 578
  • Aurora Reba O Steck Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 575 students
    1.0 miles
    460 Inverness Dr
    Aurora, IL 60504
    (630) 375-3500
    1 K-5 575

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