15721 Forest Park Drive
Woodbridge, VA 22193
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Forest Park High School serves 2,215 students in grades 9-12.
Forest Park High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Forest Park High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Forest Park High School's student population of 2,215 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 133 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
133 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest Park High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Forest Park High School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#561 out of 1800 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
21%
16%
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Black
27%
22%
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White
36%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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Graduation Rate
91%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,215 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 83% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.75 (Top 5%)

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