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500 Ellis Ln

West Chester, PA 19380

(484) 266-2900

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,000

Students Per Teacher: 13

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7 Parent Reviews for J R Fugett Middle School

My second child is currently going through Fugett Middle School and we are very pleased with the Principal, who really takes the time to get to know his students, and the teachers who really care to have the student be the best that they can be. Am very pleased with how things are handled.

Posted by a parent on 06/22/14

We moved to West Chester recently. The school and staff have been extremely attentive to my 6th grader, helping him adjust both socially and academically. We came from the suburbs of Boston and my son has an IEP. The school was very cooperative and helpful in transitioning all my son to a revised ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/27/13

i think this school is by far wonderfull no matter what you say. i am a student there so i think i would know how great it is.

Posted by a student on 09/28/09

I think Fugett has great teachers. My mother has complained though about making contact with the guidance counsualors. Some teachers aren't teaching on the right level though and should be teaching higher level courses. I'm on the honor roll and teachers contribute that in helping before and after ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/30/08

I am disappointed in this school. Only one or two teachers at the most respond to your questions. Each marking period my sons grades have gone down. I have tried to keep up with the teachers via e-mail because I have to work full time for a living! But, I am ignored!I am very frustrated with this school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/02/07

All three of my children have gone through Fugett Middle School. There are basic classes and honor classes. The studetns in honors classes seem to get the better classes. The students are very aware of what track they are in. There are a number of extracurricular activities especially in sports ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/06

For a well funded district, this school is far below minimal expectations in its large class sizes, lack of teacher competency and high complacency in administration.

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

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Test Year: 2012
J R Fugett Middle School
West Chester Area School District
* In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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West Chester schools — J R Fugett Middle School is located at 500 Ellis Ln, West Chester PA 19380. 500 Ellis Ln is in the 19380 ZIP code in West Chester, PA The school district for J R Fugett Middle School is the West Chester Area School District. J R Fugett Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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