Forest Grove High School

1401 Nichols Ln
Forest Grove, OR 97116
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Forest Grove High School serves 1,908 students in grades 9-12.
Forest Grove High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Oregon 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 33% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Forest Grove High School's student population of 1,908 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,908 students
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Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
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School Comparison

Forest Grove High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,200 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Forest Grove High School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#571 out of 1200 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
52%
23%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
43%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.550.56
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Graduation Rate
81%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForest Grove 15 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Forest Grove High School is Banks High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Forest Grove Community School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harvey Clarke Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Forest Grove Harvey Clarke Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 493 students
    0.6 miles
    2516 N B St
    Forest Grove, OR 97116
    (503) 359-2478
    0.6 K-4 493
  • Forest Grove Forest Grove Community School Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 1-8 | 201 students
    1.0 miles
    1914 Pacific Avenue
    Forest Grove, OR 97116
    (503) 359-4600
    1 1-8 201
  • Forest Grove Tom Mccall Upper Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 775 students
    1.0 miles
    1341 Pacific Ave
    Forest Grove, OR 97116
    (503) 359-2506
    1 5-6 775
  • Forest Grove Joseph Gale Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 496 students
    1.2 miles
    3130 18th Ave
    Forest Grove, OR 97116
    (503) 359-2482
    1.2 K-4 496
  • Forest Grove Neil Armstrong Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 844 students
    2.5 miles
    1777 Mt View Ln
    Forest Grove, OR 97116
    (503) 359-2465
    2.5 7-8 844

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