Fountain Hills Middle School

  • Fountain Hills Middle School serves 552 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fountain Hills Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Fountain Hills Middle School's student population of 552 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fountain Hills Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fountain Hills Middle School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#833 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
17%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
13%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
63%
38%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.560.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFountain Hills Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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