Green Forest School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,319 students in Green Forest School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Green Forest School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Green Forest School District are Green Forest Elementary School, Green Forest Intermed School and Green Forest High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Green Forest School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Green Forest School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Green Forest School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
1,319 Students
493,671 Students
# Teachers
108 Teachers
35,638 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Green Forest School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 255 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#174 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Green Forest   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Green Forest   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Green Forest   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Green Forest   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.58
0.58
# American Indian Students
10 Students
3,122 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
41 Students
8,056 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
593 Students
64,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
45%
13%
# Black Students
9 Students
100,781 Students
% Black Students
1%
20%
# White Students
626 Students
300,354 Students
% White Students
47%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
31 Students
4,008 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
1%
# Two or more races Students
9 Students
12,730 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
20
16,843
# Students in K Grade:
89
36,826
# Students in 1st Grade:
117
36,667
# Students in 2nd Grade:
96
36,479
# Students in 3rd Grade:
100
37,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
109
38,497
# Students in 5th Grade:
105
38,538
# Students in 6th Grade:
99
36,264
# Students in 7th Grade:
92
36,300
# Students in 8th Grade:
105
36,505
# Students in 9th Grade:
113
37,639
# Students in 10th Grade:
84
37,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
106
35,322
# Students in 12th Grade:
84
32,988
# Ungraded Students:
-
285

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,848 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,096. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,757 is less than the state median of $10,945. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$14 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Green Forest   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$14 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Green Forest   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,848
$11,096
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Green Forest   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,757
$10,945
This chart display average spending per public school student in Green Forest   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Green Forest School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Green Forest Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
601 School Dr
Green Forest, AR 72638
(870) 438-5205
Grades: PK-3
| 422 students
Rank: #22.
Green Forest Intermed School
Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Tulip Court
Green Forest, AR 72638
(870) 438-5129
Grades: 4-8
| 510 students
Rank: #33.
Green Forest High School
Math: 27% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
801 Phillips Ave
Green Forest, AR 72638
(870) 438-5203
Grades: 9-12
| 387 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Green Forest School District
  • 400 E TENTH ST, GREEN FOREST, AR, 72638
  • (870) 438-5201
  • gf.k12.ar.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,319 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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