Forest View School

  • Forest View School serves 164 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Forest View School's student population of 164 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students164 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest View School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forest View School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#1850 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
8%
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Black
30%
18%
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White
37%
66%
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Two or more races
16%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest View School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.740.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forest View School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLansing Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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