Forest Grove Elementary School

46245 Forest Ridge Dr.
Sterling, VA 20164
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Forest Grove Elementary School serves 501 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Forest Grove Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 69%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 501 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Forest Grove Elementary School's student population of 501 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
501 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest Grove Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,792 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Forest Grove Elementary School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1517 out of 1792 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
14%
7%
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Hispanic
55%
18%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
22%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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 Virginia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Forest Grove Elementary School's ranking?
Forest Grove Elementary School is ranked #1517 out of 1,792 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Virginia.
What schools are Forest Grove Elementary School often compared to?
Forest Grove Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sully Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
36% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 54% VA state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 69% VA state average).
How many students attend Forest Grove Elementary School?
501 students attend Forest Grove Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Forest Grove Elementary School students are Hispanic, 22% of students are White, 14% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Forest Grove Elementary School?
Forest Grove Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Virginia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Forest Grove Elementary School offer ?
Forest Grove Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Forest Grove Elementary School part of?
Forest Grove Elementary School is part of Loudoun Co PBLC Schs School District.

School Reviews

5   2/27/2023
I move last year so I changed schools I was very upset but I love forest grove so much I have been there since kindergarten and the teachers and staff there are very kind overall forest grove is amazing you will always feel safe and welcomed.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Adrita

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 501 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VA Dept. of Education

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