Forest Hills Middle School (Closed 2015)

Forest Hills Middle School served 194 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 14% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 25% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 42%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
194 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
14%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Forest Hills Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
25%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
98%
32%
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White
n/a
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest Hills Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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