15414 N Mcdowell Mountain Rd
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Fountain Hills Middle School serves 462 students in grades 4-8.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Enrollment: 462 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Fountain Hills Middle School's student population of 462 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Total Students
462 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Fountain Hills Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fountain Hills Middle School is 0.60, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#674 out of 2120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
19%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
46%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
59%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
3%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Enrollment: 462 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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