Forest View School

3119 Stoneleigh Dr
Lansing, MI 48910
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Forest View School serves 210 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Forest View School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Forest View School's student population of 210 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest View School is ranked within the bottom 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 View School is 0.74, 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
#2428 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
8%
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Black
32%
18%
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White
36%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Forestview has great staff and was very helpful to my grandkids and helped them learn and grow.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Students: 210 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 1%)

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