Forest City Elementary School

1010 Sand Lake Rd
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Forest City Elementary School serves 885 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Forest City Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Forest City Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Forest City Elementary School's student population of 885 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students885 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

Forest City Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Forest City Elementary School is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1324 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
33%
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Black
18%
22%
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White
35%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeminole School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Forest City Elementary School is Lake Brantley High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Teague Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spring Lake Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Altamonte Springs Lake Brantley High School Math: 46% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,773 students
    0.1 miles
    991 Sand Lake Rd
    Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
    (407) 746-3450
    0.1 9-12 2,773
  • Altamonte Springs Spring Lake Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 720 students
    1.4 miles
    695 Orange Ave
    Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
    (407) 746-1650
    1.4 PK-5 720
  • Longwood Wekiva Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 840 students
    1.4 miles
    1450 E Wekiva Trl
    Longwood, FL 32779
    (407) 746-3150
    1.4 PK-5 840
  • Longwood Sabal Point Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 897 students
    1.6 miles
    960 Wekiva Springs Rd
    Longwood, FL 32779
    (407) 746-3050
    1.6 PK-5 897
  • Apopka Bear Lake Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,102 student
    1.9 miles
    3399 Gleaves Ct
    Apopka, FL 32703
    (407) 746-5550
    1.9 PK-5 1,102

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