Fishers Junior High School

13257 Cumberland Rd

Fishers, IN 46038
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (317)594-4150
  • Fishers Junior High School serves 966 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Fishers Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • Fishers Junior High School operates within the Hamilton Southeastern s School District.

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School Overview

  • Fishers Junior High School's student population of 966 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students966 students
Fishers Junior High School Total Students (2000-2016)
Gender %Fishers Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
Fishers Junior High School Total Teachers (2001-2016)
Students by GradeFishers Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Fishers Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fishers Junior High School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Fishers Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2016)
Asian
7%
2%
Fishers Junior High School Asian Students (2000-2016)
Hispanic
6%
11%
Fishers Junior High School Black Students (2000-2016)
Black
10%
12%
Fishers Junior High School Black Students (2000-2016)
White
71%
69%
Fishers Junior High School White Students (2000-2016)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Fishers Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsFishers Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.480.50
Fishers Junior High School Diversity Score (2000-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
41%
Fishers Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
Fishers Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Fishers Junior High School is Hamilton Southeastern s School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 357 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Hamilton Southeastern s School District's student population of 21,144 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,669 in this district is less than the state average of $12,561. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,655 is less than the state average of $10,672. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    School District NameHamilton Southeastern s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    22
    3
    Number of Students Managed21,1441,398
    Hamilton Southeastern s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    77%
    55%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    82%
    64%
    District Total Revenue$216 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$155 MM$15 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,669$12,561
    District Spending / Student$7,655$10,672
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

    School Notes

    • Fishers High School (FHS) is Hamilton Southeastern Schools's (Fishers, Indiana) second high school.
    • School Awards: The Fishers High School Spellbowl team placed 12th in the state of Indiana after the Indiana Academic Spellbowl on October 16th, 2006.
    • The Fishers High School Cross Country team placed seventh in the state of Indiana at the IHSAA cross country state finals.
    • Competition Cheerleading won State in 2006.

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