North Forrest Attendance Center

  • North Forrest Attendance Center serves 267 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • North Forrest Attendance Center's student population of 267 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Forrest Attendance Center's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Forrest Attendance Center is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#507 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
59%
49%
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White
32%
43%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.550.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForrest County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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