Forge Ridge School

  • Forge Ridge School serves 277 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Forge Ridge School's student population of 277 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students277 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forge Ridge School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forge Ridge School is 0.00, which is less 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 (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Forge Ridge School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tennessee by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Black
n/a
22%
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White
100%
63%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forge Ridge School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Scoren/a0.28
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forge Ridge School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tennessee by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClaiborne County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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