Forest School

  • Forest School serves 25 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Forest School's student population of 25 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students25 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest School's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forest School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2292 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Forest School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:118:1
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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
36%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Forest School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
40%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Forest School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
12%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.690.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashtenaw ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Forest School is Acce (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Acce (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Acce (0.1 miles away)
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