101 Stovall Dr
Florence, AL 35633
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Forest Hills School serves 853 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Forest Hills School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Forest Hills School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Forest Hills School's student population of 853 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
853 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest Hills School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Forest Hills School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#73 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
20%
33%
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White
66%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 853 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 50%)

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