Forest Street Elementary School

  • Forest Street Elementary School serves 399 students in grades PK-7.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Forest Street Elementary School operates within the Orange Board Of Education School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 399 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-7
Total Students399 students
Forest Street Elementary School Total Students (1988-2016)
Gender %Forest Street Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Forest Street Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeForest Street Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
Forest Street Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
n/a
10%
Forest Street Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
37%
26%
Forest Street Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
63%
16%
Forest Street Elementary School Black Students (1988-2016)
White
n/a
46%
Forest Street Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsForest Street Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.470.43
Forest Street Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
33%
Forest Street Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
Forest Street Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

District Comparison

  • Orange Board Of Education School District's student population of 5,114 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $25,038 is higher than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $24,352 is higher than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameOrange Board Of Education School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed5,114921
Orange Board Of Education School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
District Total Revenue$118 MM$19 MM
Orange Board Of Education School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$114 MM$19 MM
Orange Board Of Education School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$25,038$20,569
Orange Board Of Education School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$24,352$20,942
Orange Board Of Education School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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New Jersey public schools have a diversity score of 0.43, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in New Jersey is The Ethical Community Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.