Forest Grove High School

  • Forest Grove High School serves 1,932 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Forest Grove High School's student population of 1,932 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,932 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest Grove High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forest Grove High School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank#804 out of 1,194 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
49%
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
47%
63%
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest Grove High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.540.37
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Graduation Rate
80%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Forest Grove High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest Grove High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForest Grove SD 15 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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