1076 Ecorse Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Forest School serves 26 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Forest School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Forest School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Forest School's student population of 26 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Forest School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1062 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
12%
8%
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Black
38%
18%
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White
42%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
12%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 26 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 5%)

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