Lake Forest Elementary School

901 Kennard St
Jacksonville, FL 32208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lake Forest Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lake Forest Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Lake Forest Elementary School's student population of 387 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Lake Forest Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lake Forest Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3126 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
33%
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Black
92%
22%
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White
3%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Forest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuval School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lake Forest Elementary School is School For Accelerated Learning And Technologies Inc (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northwestern Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Shore Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville North Shore Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 696 students
    1.4 miles
    5701 Silver Plz
    Jacksonville, FL 32208
    (904) 924-3081
    1.4 PK-5 696
  • Jacksonville Saint Clair Evans Academy Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
    1.7 miles
    5443 Moncrief Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32209
    (904) 924-3035
    1.7 PK-5 386
  • Jacksonville Henry F. Kite Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 226 students
    1.8 miles
    9430 Lem Turner Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32208
    (904) 924-3031
    1.8 K-5 226
  • Jacksonville School For Accelerated Learning And Technologies Inc Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 226 students
    1.8 miles
    4751 Walgreen Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32209
    (904) 328-5001
    1.8 9-12 226
  • Jacksonville Somerset Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 265 students
    1.8 miles
    1429 Broward Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32218
    (904) 503-0661
    1.8 K-5 265

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