Forrest City School District 

There are 5 public schools managed by Forrest City School District School District serving 3,373 students in Forrest City, AR.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas state average of 36%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

Forrest City School District Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Forrest CityCentral Elementary School
    801 Deaderick Rd
    Forrest CityAR72335
    963 students | Gr. PK-4
  • Forrest City
    Forrest City High School
    467 Victoria St
    Forrest CityAR72335
    934 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Forrest City
    Forrest City Junior High School
    1133 North Division St
    Forrest CityAR72335
    496 students | Gr. 7-8
  • Forrest City
    Lincoln Academy Of Excellence
    Charter School
    616 West Broadway Ave
    Forrest CityAR72335
    Charter School
    497 students | Gr. 5-6
  • Forrest City
    Stewart Elementary School
    625 Irving St
    Forrest CityAR72335
    483 students | Gr. KG-4
(Forrest City ) Stats (AR) State Statistics
# of Students 4,181 students 483,333 students students
# of Teachers 227 Teacher(s) 33,999 Teacher(s) Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1:1
# of Male Students 2,092 students 242,108 students students
% Male Students 50.0% 50.1%%
# of Female Students 2,089 students 241,225 students students
% Female Students 50.0% 49.9%%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 5 students 3,253 students students
% American Indian Students
0.1% 0.7%%
# of Asian Students 16 students 6,942 students students
% Asian Students
0.4% 1.4%%
# of Hispanic Students 46 students 49,506 students students
% Hispanic Students
1.1% 10.2%%
# of Black Students 3,416 students 102,445 students students
% Black Students
81.7% 21.2%%
# of White Students 684 students 311,096 students students
% White Students
16% 64%%
# of Other Students 14 students 10,091 students students
% of Other Students
n/a 2%%
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 409 students 14,482 students students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 351 students 37,338 students students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 361 students 37,522 students students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 331 students 36,732 students students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 321 students 36,486 students students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 364 students 36,686 students students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 359 students 36,883 students students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 232 students 36,616 students students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 234 students 36,832 students students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 262 students 36,339 students students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 230 students 38,078 students students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 295 students 35,729 students students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 184 students 32,711 students students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 225 students 30,441 students students
# of Ungraded Students: 23 students 458 students students
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Did You Know?
Forrest City School District School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.40, which is higher than the Arkansas average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Forrest City Junior High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or in the USA.