1000 Hornet Parkway
Chelsea, AL 35043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Forest Oaks Elementary School serves 741 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Forest Oaks Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 60% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Forest Oaks Elementary School's student population of 741 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
741 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest Oaks Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Oaks Elementary School is 0.30, 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
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#266 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
9%
33%
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White
83%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 741 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30 (Btm 50%)

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