Forrest City School District Public Schools

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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

Overview
(Forrest City) Stats (AR) State Statistics
# of Students 3,373 483,333 students
# of Teachers 227 33,999 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15 14:1
# of Male Students 1,720 242,108 students
% Male Students 51.0 50.1%
# of Female Students 1,653 241,225 students
% Female Students 49.0 49.9%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 5 students 3,253 students
% American Indian Students
0.1% 0.7%
# of Asian Students 16 6,942 students
% Asian Students
0.5% 1.4%
# of Hispanic Students 35 students 49,506 students
% Hispanic Students
1.0% 10.2%
# of Black Students 2,794 students 102,445 students
% Black Students
82.8% 21.2%
# of White Students 509 students 311,096 students
% White Students
15% 64%
# of Other Students 14 students 10,091 students
% of Other Students
n/a 2%
 
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 258 students 14,482 students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 240 students 37,338 students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 234 students 37,522 students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 231 students 36,732 students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 216 students 36,486 students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 257 students 36,686 students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 252 students 36,883 students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 232 students 36,616 students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 234 students 36,832 students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 262 students students 36,339 students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 230 students students 38,078 students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 295 students students 35,729 students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 184 students students 32,711 students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 225 students students 30,441 students
# of Ungraded Students: 23 students students 458 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 .40, which is higher than the Arkansas average of . The most diverse school in the district is . Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or in the USA.