Forest Park High School

Forest Park High School serves 2,407 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Forest Park High School operates within the Prince William County Public s School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 2407 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 122 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,407 students
Forest Park High School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 122 teachers
Forest Park High School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2012)
Students by Grade Forest Park High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is less than the state average of 0.84. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Forest Park High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
6%
Forest Park High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
15%
12%
Forest Park High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
25%
25%
Forest Park High School Black (2001-2012)
White
41%
53%
Forest Park High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Forest Park High School Sch Ethnicity Forest Park High 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.
0.73 0.84
Forest Park High School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
16%
32%
Forest Park High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Forest Park High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 81,844 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Prince William County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
86
8
Number of Students Managed 81,844 3,801
Prince William County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 79% 77%
Prince William County Public s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $935 MM $43 MM
Prince William County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $925 MM $42 MM
Prince William County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,645 $11,282
Prince William County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,519 $11,065
Prince William County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dumfries Montclair Elementary School
    4920 Tallowwood Dr
    Dumfries , VA , 22025
    (703)730-1072
    1  mi  |  724  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Dumfries A. Henderson Elementary School
    3799 Waterway Dr
    Dumfries , VA , 22025
    (703)670-2885
    1.4  mi  |  582  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Dumfries John F. Pattie Senior Elementary School
    16125 Dumfries Rd
    Dumfries , VA , 22026
    (703)670-3173
    1.4  mi  |  691  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Manassas Ashland Elementary School
    15300 Bowmans Folly Dr
    Manassas , VA , 20112
    (703)583-8774
    1.4  mi  |  940  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Woodbridge Mills E. Godwin Middle School
    Magnet School
    14800 Darbydale Av
    Woodbridge , VA , 22193
    (703)670-6166
    Magnet School
    2  mi  |  1071  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Woodbridge, VA public schools have a 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. of 0.35, which is lower than the Virginia average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Woodbridge is Sonnie Penn Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.