Forest City High School

206 West School St,

Forest City, IA, 50436

Tel: (641)585-2324
Grades: 9-12

365 students

Forest City High School serves 365 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Forest City High School operates within the Forest City Community School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the IA state average of 91%%.

Overview

The student population of 365 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 365 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
Black
1%
5%
White
90%
81%
Unknown
6%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.19
0.34
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 23%
33%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,197 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Forest City Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,197
673
Graduation Rate 96
91%
District Total Revenue $14 MM
n/a
District Spending $13 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,797
$0
District Spending / Student $9,829
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Forest City Alternative School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Forest City Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forest City Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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