Forsyth Elementary School

Forsyth Elementary School serves 416 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Forsyth Elementary School operates within the Forsyth R-iii School District.

Overview

The student population of 416 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 416 students
Forsyth Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Forsyth Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Forsyth Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Forsyth Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Forsyth Elementary School Asian (1999-2011)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Forsyth Elementary School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
n/a
18%
Forsyth Elementary School Black (1993-2005)
White
94%
73%
Forsyth Elementary School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Forsyth Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Forsyth Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.12 0.69
Forsyth Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
64%
39%
Forsyth Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Forsyth Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,226 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Forsyth R-iii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,226 621
Forsyth R-iii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $6 MM
District Spending $10 MM $6 MM
Forsyth R-iii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,509 $8,810
Forsyth R-iii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,963 $8,968
Forsyth R-iii School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Forsyth High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Forsyth Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Taneyville Elementary School (5.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Forsyth Forsyth High School
    178 Panther St
    Forsyth , MO , 65653
    (417)546-6383
    0  mi  |  403  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Forsyth Forsyth Middle School
    178 Panther St
    Forsyth , MO , 65653
    (417)546-6382
    0  mi  |  407  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Kirbyville Kirbyville Middle School
    6225 State Hwy 76 East
    Kirbyville , MO , 65679
    (417)348-0444
    5.1  mi  |  171  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Taneyville Taneyville Elementary School
    302 Myrtle St
    Taneyville , MO , 65759
    (417)546-5803
    5.4  mi  |  202  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Kirbyville Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Kirbyville Elementary School
    4278 State Hwy 76 East
    Kirbyville , MO , 65679
    (417)334-2757
    5.6  mi  |  140  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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