Forest Park Middle School

Forest Park Middle School serves 663 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Forest Park Middle School operates within the Clayton County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 663 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 663 students
Forest Park Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Forest Park Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Forest Park Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Forest Park Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Forest Park Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.56 0.67
Forest Park Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
99%
56%
Forest Park Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a
6%
Forest Park Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Clayton County School District's student population of 52,296 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,308 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,832 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Clayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 52,296 3,213
Clayton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $518 MM $36 MM
Clayton County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $544 MM $34 MM
Clayton County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,308 $10,365
Clayton County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,832 $9,935
Clayton County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Forest Park High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Babb Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fountain Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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    0.8 miles
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    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-2000
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  • Forest ParkFountain Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
    0.9 miles
    5215 West St
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-3875
    0.9PK-5634
  • Forest ParkEdmonds Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
    1 miles
    4495 Simpson Rd
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-3830
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    1 miles
    5354 Phillips Dr
    MorrowGA 30260
    (404)362-3855
    1PK-5565
  • Forest ParkUnidos Dual Language Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 676 students
    1.1 miles
    4475 Hendrix Dr
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)361-3494
    1.1PK-8676

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