1440 Michigan St
Ferdinand, IN 47532
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Forest Park Jr-sr High School serves 568 students in grades 7-12.
Forest Park Jr-sr High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Indiana 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 61% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 34% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 568 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in IN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Forest Park Jr-sr High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Forest Park Jr-sr High School's student population of 568 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
568 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest Park Jr-sr High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Forest Park Jr-sr High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#248 out of 1757 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 568 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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