Forbes Road Junior Senior High School

159 Red Bird Drive
Waterfall, PA 16689
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Forbes Road Junior Senior High School serves 160 students in grades 7-12.
Forbes Road Junior Senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Forbes Road Junior Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Forbes Road Junior Senior High School's student population of 160 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students160 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Forbes Road Junior Senior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Forbes Road Junior Senior High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#817 out of 2820 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
1%
15%
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White
99%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.020.53
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForbes Road School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Forbes Road Junior Senior High School is Fulton County Avts (11.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mcconnellsburg Middle School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forbes Road Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterfall Forbes Road Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 208 students
    0.0 miles
    143 Red Bird Drive
    Waterfall, PA 16689
    (814) 685-3866
    0 PK-6 208
  • Three Springs Spring Farms Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 227 students
    8.5 miles
    12075 Old Plank Road
    Three Springs, PA 17264
    (814) 447-5529
    8.5 K-5 227
  • Breezewood Breezewood Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 85 students
    11.1 miles
    133 N Main St
    Breezewood, PA 15533
    (814) 652-9114
    11.1 K-5 85
  • Mc Connellsburg Fulton County Avts Vocational School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12
    11.1 miles
    145 East Cherry Street
    Mc Connellsburg, PA 17233
    (717) 485-5813
    11.1 9-12 n/a
  • Mc Connellsburg Mcconnellsburg Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 534 students
    11.1 miles
    151 E Cherry St
    Mc Connellsburg, PA 17233
    (717) 485-4438
    11.1 PK-5 534

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