Forest Park Middle School

  • Forest Park Middle School serves 646 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Forest Park Middle School operates within the Clayton County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 646 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 646 students
Forest Park Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Forest Park Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Forest Park Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Forest Park Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Forest Park Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Forest Park Middle School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
38%
14%
Forest Park Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
53%
37%
Forest Park Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
5%
42%
Forest Park Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Forest Park Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Forest Park Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Forest Park Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA 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.
0.58 0.67
Forest Park Middle 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 Middle 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 Middle 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 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 Name Clayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
5
Number of Students Managed 52,971 3,306
Clayton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
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 Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • Forest ParkFountain Elementary School
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  • Forest ParkEdmonds Elementary School
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    1 miles
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  • MorrowLake City Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 570 students
    1 miles
    5354 Phillips Dr
    MorrowGA 30260
    (404)362-3855
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  • Forest ParkUnidos Dual Language Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 760 students
    1.1 miles
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  • Forest ParkForest Park High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1874 students
    1.2 miles
    5452 Phillips Dr
    Forest ParkGA 30297
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