Forest Park Middle School

Forest Park Middle School serves 680 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Forest Park Middle School operates within the Clayton County School District.

Overview

The student population of 680 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 680 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
33%
13%
Black
57%
37%
White
6%
44%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.57 0.40
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.
90%
52%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,176 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Clayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 56,176 3,197
District Total Revenue $543 MM $34 MM
District Spending $578 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,976 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,674 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Forest ParkSouth Metro Psychoeducational Program
    Special Education School
    5277 Ash St
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-2000
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Forest ParkFountain Elementary School
    5215 West St
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-3875
    0.9 mi | 600 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Forest ParkEdmonds Elementary School
    4495 Simpson Rd
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-3830
    1 mi | 576 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MorrowLake City Elementary School
    5354 Phillips Dr
    MorrowGA 30260
    (404)362-3855
    1 mi | 539 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Forest ParkUnidos Dual Language Charter School
    Charter School
    4475 Hendrix Dr
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)361-3494
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | 577 students | Gr. PK-7                      

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