Forsyth Middle School

178 Panther St
Forsyth, MO 65653
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 336 students in grades 5-8, Forsyth Middle School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 43%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 336 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : Top 30% in MO
  • : 54% (Top 20%)
  • : 50% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Forsyth Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

Forsyth Middle School's student population of 336 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
336 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Forsyth Middle School ranks within the top 30% of all 2,084 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Forsyth Middle School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MO)
#425 out of 2084 schools
(Top 30%)
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54%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Forsyth Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50%
43%
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50-54%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Forsyth Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
90%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Missouri.
0.19
This chart display the diversity score of Forsyth Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Forsyth Middle School's ranking?
Forsyth Middle School is ranked #425 out of 2,084 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Forsyth Middle School often compared to?
Forsyth Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Branson Jr. High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% MO state average), while 50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 43% MO state average).
How many students attend Forsyth Middle School?
336 students attend Forsyth Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Forsyth Middle School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Forsyth Middle School?
Forsyth Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Forsyth Middle School offer ?
Forsyth Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Forsyth Middle School part of?
Forsyth Middle School is part of Forsyth R-III School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 336 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 54% (Top 20%)
  • : 50% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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