Forest Park High School

Forest Park High School serves 2,405 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Forest Park High School operates within the Prince William County School District.
Prince William County School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 79%.

School Overview

The student population of 2405 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 137 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,405 students
Forest Park High School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Forest Park High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 137 teachers
Forest Park High School Total Teachers (2002-2014)
Students by Grade Forest Park High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Forest Park High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
6%
6%
Forest Park High School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
17%
13%
Forest Park High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
26%
23%
Forest Park High School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
41%
52%
Forest Park High School White Students (2002-2014)
Two or more races
10%
5%
Forest Park High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.73 0.42
Forest Park High School Diversity Score (2002-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
33%
Forest Park High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Forest Park High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Prince William County School District's student population of 85,451 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 75% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,906 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,119 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Prince William County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
4
Number of Students Managed 85,451 3,815
Prince William County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 79%
Prince William County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $915 MM $42 MM
Prince William County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $932 MM $42 MM
Prince William County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,906 $10,576
Prince William County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,119 $10,658
Prince William County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is C.d. Hylton High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mills E. Godwin Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montclair Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • DumfriesMontclair Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 651 students
    1 miles
    4920 Tallowwood Dr
    DumfriesVA 22025
    (703)730-1072
    1PK-5651
  • DumfriesA. Henderson Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 568 students
    1.4 miles
    3799 Waterway Dr
    DumfriesVA 22025
    (703)670-2885
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  • ManassasAshland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 957 students
    1.4 miles
    15300 Bowmans Folly Dr
    ManassasVA 20112
    (703)583-8774
    1.4PK-5957
  • DumfriesJohn F. Pattie Senior Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 704 students
    1.4 miles
    16125 Dumfries Rd
    DumfriesVA 22025
    (703)670-3173
    1.4PK-5704
  • WoodbridgeMills E. Godwin Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1116 students
    2 miles
    14800 Darbydale Av
    WoodbridgeVA 22193
    (703)670-6166
    26-81116

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