Forest Glen Middle School

  • Forest Glen Middle School serves 1,358 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Forest Glen Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Forest Glen Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Forest Glen Middle School's student population of 1,358 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest Glen Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forest Glen Middle School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
32%
32%
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Black
35%
23%
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White
25%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest Glen Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.720.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest Glen Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBroward School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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