Lake Forest Elementary School (Closed 2018)
Lake Forest Elementary School served 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30-34% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3443 out of 3628 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(17-18)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(17-18)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education
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