Green Forest School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 997 students in Green Forest School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Arkansas.
Public Elementary Schools in Green Forest School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Arkansas public elementary school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Green Forest School District are Green Forest Elementary School and Green Forest Intermed School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arkansas public elementary school average of 41% (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
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
2 Schools
693 Schools
# Students
997 Students
303,289 Students
# Teachers
69 Teachers
20,853 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Green Forest School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 251 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 2020-2021 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
0.64
0.60
# American Indian Students
4 Students
1,738 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
97 Students
5,262 Students
% Asian Students
10%
2%
# Hispanic Students
421 Students
42,487 Students
% Hispanic Students
42%
14%
# Black Students
5 Students
59,870 Students
% Black Students
1%
20%
# White Students
418 Students
179,553 Students
% White Students
42%
59%
# Hawaiian Students
50 Students
3,132 Students
% Hawaiian Students
5%
1%
# Two or more races Students
2 Students
11,247 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
36
11,655
# Students in K Grade:
100
33,420
# Students in 1st Grade:
94
35,574
# Students in 2nd Grade:
110
35,591
# Students in 3rd Grade:
89
35,588
# Students in 4th Grade:
122
35,518
# Students in 5th Grade:
97
36,235
# Students in 6th Grade:
111
37,641
# Students in 7th Grade:
108
21,163
# Students in 8th Grade:
130
15,665
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
1,492
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
1,383
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
1,270
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
1,012
# Ungraded Students:
-
82

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,205 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,454. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,121 is less than the state median of $11,200. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$14 MM
$11 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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,205
$11,454
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,121
$11,200
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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Green Forest School District Public Elementary 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
| 429 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
| 568 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: 997 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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