Forest Lake Elementary School

  • Forest Lake Elementary School serves 632 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 54% (which is equal to the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Forest Lake Elementary School's student population of 632 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students632 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest Lake Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forest Lake Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1636 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Forest Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Forest Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Forest Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Forest Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
15%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Forest Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
48%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Forest Lake Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Forest Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest Lake Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.640.46
This chart display the diversity score of Forest Lake Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Forest Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
29%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVOLUSIA School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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This school is fantastic. Teachers and office personel are very involved. PTO always has something going on to involve families. My kids have attended other schools in the area and this by far is the BEST! Well organized staff, great communication, clean campus, and caring people.
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