J R Fugett Middle School

  • J R Fugett Middle School serves 903 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • J R Fugett Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

J R Fugett Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • J R Fugett Middle School's student population of 903 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students903 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J R Fugett Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of J R Fugett Middle School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank#867 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
11%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
75%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.420.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Chester Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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