Forest Park High School

  • Forest Park High School serves 1,874 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 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 58%.
  • 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 1874 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,874 students
Forest Park High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Forest Park High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
Forest Park High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeForest Park High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
Forest Park High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
9%
4%
Forest Park High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
40%
14%
Forest Park High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
47%
37%
Forest Park High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
4%
42%
Forest Park High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Forest Park High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Forest Park High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsForest Park High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.620.67
Forest Park High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
95%
57%
Forest Park High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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 52,971 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 51% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,390 in this district is less than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,018 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameClayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
5
Number of Students Managed52,9713,306
Clayton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate51%69%
Clayton County School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue$491 MM$33 MM
Clayton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$524 MM$33 MM
Clayton County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$9,390$10,007
Clayton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$10,018$9,869
Clayton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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