Knapp Forest Elementary School

  • Knapp Forest Elementary School serves 666 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (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 76% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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Knapp Forest Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Knapp Forest Elementary School's student population of 666 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students666 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Knapp Forest Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Knapp Forest Elementary School is 0.27, which is less 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#153 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Knapp Forest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Knapp Forest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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Asian
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Knapp Forest Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Knapp Forest Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
85%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Knapp Forest Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Knapp Forest Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.270.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Knapp Forest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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School District NameForest Hills Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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