Forest Park Magnet Elementary School (Closed 2009)

Forest Park Magnet Elementary School served 286 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 93% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students286 students
This chart display total students of Forest Park Magnet Elementary School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Forest Park Magnet Elementary School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Forest Park Magnet Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Forest Park Magnet Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Forest Park Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Forest Park Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
90%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Forest Park Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
7%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Forest Park Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest Park Magnet Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score
0.190.68
This chart display the diversity score of Forest Park Magnet Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Forest Park Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest Park Magnet Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke City School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Forest Park Magnet Elementary School is William Fleming High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Addison Aerospace Magnet Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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