Forest Grove High School

1401 Nichols Ln
Forest Grove, OR 97116
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,922 students in grades 9-12, Forest Grove High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,922 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : 79% (Btm 50% in OR)
  • : 29%
  • : 59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Forest Grove High School's student population of 1,922 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,922 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
98 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Forest Grove High School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
(18-19)
29%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Forest Grove High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oregon by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Forest Grove High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Forest Grove High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Forest Grove High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Forest Grove High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
57%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Forest Grove High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Forest Grove High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
37%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Forest Grove High School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
0.54
This chart display the diversity score of Forest Grove High School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
79%
81%
This chart display graduation rate of Forest Grove High School and public school graduation rate of Oregon by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
43%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Forest Grove High School often compared to?
Forest Grove High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Glencoe High School, Banks High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% OR state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% OR state average).
What is the graduation rate of Forest Grove High School?
The graduation rate of Forest Grove High School is 79%, which is lower than the Oregon state average of 81%.
How many students attend Forest Grove High School?
1,922 students attend Forest Grove High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Forest Grove High School students are Hispanic, 37% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Forest Grove High School?
Forest Grove High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Forest Grove High School offer ?
Forest Grove High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Forest Grove High School part of?
Forest Grove High School is part of Forest Grove SD 15 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,922 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • : 79% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29%
  • : 59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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