Forest Park High School

Forest Park High School serves 2,479 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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 School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 2479 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 132 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,479 students
Forest Park High School Total Students (2001-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 132 teachers
Forest Park High School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2013)
Students by Grade Forest Park High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Forest Park High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2013)
Asian
6%
6%
Forest Park High School Asian (2001-2013)
Hispanic
17%
12%
Forest Park High School Hispanic (2001-2013)
Black
26%
24%
Forest Park High School Black (2001-2013)
White
41%
53%
Forest Park High School White (2001-2013)
Two or more races
10%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Forest Park High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.41
Forest Park High School Diversity Score (2001-2013)
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.
18%
32%
Forest Park High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2013)
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%
6%
Forest Park High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 84,372 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Prince William County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
4
Number of Students Managed 84,372 3,850
Graduation Rate 79% 77%
District Total Revenue $935 MM $43 MM
District Spending $925 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,645 $11,282
District Spending / Student $12,519 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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
  • DumfriesMontclair Elementary School
    4920 Tallowwood Dr
    DumfriesVA 22025
    (703)730-1072
    1 mi | 704 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DumfriesA. Henderson Elementary School
    3799 Waterway Dr
    DumfriesVA 22025
    (703)670-2885
    1.4 mi | 591 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DumfriesJohn F. Pattie Senior Elementary School
    16125 Dumfries Rd
    DumfriesVA 22026
    (703)670-3173
    1.4 mi | 722 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ManassasAshland Elementary School
    15300 Bowmans Folly Dr
    ManassasVA 20112
    (703)583-8774
    1.4 mi | 941 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WoodbridgeMills E. Godwin Middle School
    Magnet School
    14800 Darbydale Av
    WoodbridgeVA 22193
    (703)670-6166
    Magnet School

    2 mi | 1038 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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