Forest Pines Drive Elementary School

  • Forest Pines Drive Elementary School serves 643 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Forest Pines Drive Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Forest Pines Drive Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Forest Pines Drive Elementary School's student population of 643 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest Pines Drive Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forest Pines Drive Elementary School is 0.68, which is equal to 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#711 out of 2555 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
17%
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Black
27%
25%
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White
45%
48%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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