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District Fountain School District No. 8 In The County Of El Paso An
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515 North Sante Fe
Fountain, CO 80817

(719) 382-1580
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4 stars
Based on 13 ratings

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January 17, 2012
I would have to give this a school good rating based on the fact that my son loves going to school everyday. As a parent I don't feel like the school keeps us well informed and at times the staff seems a little unorganized. However my son loves middle school. He takes advantage of the after school activities and seems to enjoy the majority of his teachers. A good school but still has room for improvement.

- submitted by a parent
October 15, 2011
I recently switched out of Fountain Middle for 8th grade to go to Janitell. Fountain Middle doesnt allow the parents to be very involved, and the administration as well as counselors simply dont do their jobs. Some of the teachers are good but some are bad, the school lacks leadership and I do not reccomend going to this school.

- submitted by a community member
no rating April 19, 2010
I just want the students there to have a better place to go and a better education system. Once I left it, everything seemed to have gone downhill. So, hopefully, this may help them more.

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January 25, 2010
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August 03, 2009
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September 24, 2008
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- submitted by a student
September 08, 2008
FMS is a great school. The teachers truly care about the students and do anything they can to help the students with their academics. I have a very open communication with the teachers and I have 2 students there. Not once have I had trouble reaching a teacher with a quetsion or concern.

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August 18, 2008
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January 08, 2008
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- submitted by a student
July 30, 2006
We are very involved parents and we had some problem getting information about our son's progress in 7th grade. Teachers could be a little more in tune with parents.

- submitted by a parent
August 18, 2005
Programs are average, after school activities very limited. Administrative staff is not good. There has been a high turn over in administrative staff. Teachers try hard but lack the leadership to make the school better.

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July 25, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
April 28, 2005
I think that the quality if acadmic programs are second to none in this school. The teachers truely care about the students and where they are headed in the future and do all they can to help the student succeed in meeting their goals. The teachers in Fountain Middle School are highly trained and skilled in the areas in which they teach. There is a great music program at Fountain Middle School headed by Laurie Poffenbarger. She is outstanding in her conviction that any child can learn to play an instrument. She is very patient and caring and gives great incentives for helping a child learn. The sports program is also excellent, they offer football, track, baseball, and basket ball. Parental involvement at this age is hard to come by. Parents do show up for parent teacher conferences, as well as perfomances given by their students for band and choir.

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November 10, 2003
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Fountain Middle School
515 North Sante Fe, Fountain, CO  80817
(719) 382-1580
Last modified Fountain Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Fountain Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 14 reviews.