Forest Grove Elementary School

  • Forest Grove Elementary School serves 627 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 74%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Forest Grove Elementary 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 30%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Forest Grove Elementary School's student population of 627 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students627 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Forest Grove Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,684 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forest Grove Elementary School is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Forest Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Forest Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Forest Grove Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Forest Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Forest Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Forest Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
82%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Forest Grove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Forest Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.320.26
This chart display the diversity score of Forest Grove Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Forest Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontour SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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