Forest Glen Middle School

200 Forest Glen Dr
Suffolk, VA 23434
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Forest Glen Middle School serves 449 students in grades 6-8.
Forest Glen Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Forest Glen Middle School's student population of 449 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Forest Glen Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Forest Glen Middle School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1100 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
71%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
43%
22%
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White
49%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.580.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSuffolk City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Forest Glen Middle School is Lakeland High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John F. Kennedy Middle School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kilby Shores Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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