Forest Hill School

  • Forest Hill School serves 234 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Forest Hill School's student population of 234 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest Hill School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forest Hill School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#2211 out of 2,236 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Forest Hill School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Forest Hill School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Asian
n/a
10%
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Hispanic
25%
27%
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Black
75%
16%
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White
n/a
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Forest Hill School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest Hill School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.380.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest Hill School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCamden City Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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