Fishers Junior High School

  • 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

Top Placements

Fishers Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fishers Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 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 more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
10%
12%
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White
71%
69%
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fishers Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.480.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fishers Junior High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton Southeastern s School District
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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