Forest Park High School

  • Forest Park High School serves 1,742 students in grades 9 - 12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
  • Forest Park High School operates within the Clayton County School District.
  • Clayton County School District's 51% graduation rate is lower than the GA state average of 69%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1742 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,742 students
Forest Park High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Forest Park High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Forest Park High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Forest Park High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Forest Park High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
10%
4%
Forest Park High School Asian Students (1995-2013)
Hispanic
38%
13%
Forest Park High School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
47%
37%
Forest Park High School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
4%
43%
Forest Park High School White Students (1995-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Forest Park High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Forest Park High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.63 0.40
Forest Park High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
56%
Forest Park High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Forest Park High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Clayton County School District's student population of 52,296 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 51% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,308 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,832 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Clayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 52,296 3,213
Clayton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 51% 69%
Clayton County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $518 MM $36 MM
Clayton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $544 MM $34 MM
Clayton County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,308 $10,365
Clayton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,832 $9,935
Clayton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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