School Details

William Fegely Middle School

5384 Stone Avenue, Portage, IN 46368
(219) 763-8150
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 751 students 21 students/teacher (IN avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

80%
80%
78%
86%
87%
84%
70%
71%
69%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Portage Township Schools average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

68%
72%
74%
86%
86%
81%
78%
71%
69%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Portage Township Schools average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

73%
73%
76%
84%
84%
81%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Portage Township Schools average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

99%
70%
70%

End-Of-Course (ECA)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the End-of-Course (ECA) assessment to test students in middle and high school in Algebra I, Biology I, and English 10. The ECA is a criterion-referenced assessment developed specifically for students completing their instruction in Algebra I, Biology I, or English 10. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Portage Township Schools average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

William Fegely Middle School is a public middle school in Portage. The principal of William Fegely Middle School is Mr Phil Misecko. 751 children attend William Fegely Middle School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 2% of the William Fegely Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 58% of the 751 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at William Fegely Middle School is 21:1. Maranatha Christian Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 7% 9%
White, non-Hispanic 66% 65%
Multiracial 6% 5%
Hispanic 20% 20%
Asian 0.7% 0.8%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.1% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 58% 56%
Limited English proficiency 2% 2%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This is a great school! My child has a lot of friends. They are very informative. The teachers are wonderful and great communicators.

  • (2 years ago)

    Fegely Middle School is a great school although the dress code is horrible its a good school i am going into eighth grade and i loved my teachers last year an in sixth grade!! )

  • (3 years ago)

    ummm im a 8th grader on the purdue team and i loveeee fegely but the dress code is now ridiculous!! no more holes above the knees even if you cant see any skin because of leggings or something NO HOLES ABOVE THE KNEE AT ALL!!!! i cant believe it!!

  • (5 years ago)

    This School is very fun and educational but i just cannot talorate the disrespect from the teachers and principals.

  • (5 years ago)

    i looovee fegley.Im in 7th grade on the dino team and i have really never had any better teachers than i do now(

  • (6 years ago)

    i like the school good education and we can still be social.I'm in 7th grate team duck and it rocks

  • (6 years ago)

    My seventh grade daughter has never had a better group of teachers than the ones she's had in the sixth and seventh grades at Fegely Middle School!

  • (7 years ago)

    This school is amazingly awesome !!! Even though I've transferred I will always love this school !!!!!

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Overall score

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