Forney Independent School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 10,196 students in Forney Independent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Forney Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Forney Independent School District are Johnson Elementary School, Forney High School and L E Claybon Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Forney Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Forney Independent School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Forney Independent School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
14 Schools
8,949 Schools
# Students
10,196 Students
5,396,088 Students
# Teachers
602 Teachers
355,245 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Forney Independent School District, which is ranked #163 of all 1,199 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 96% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#167 out of 1201 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Forney Independent   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Forney Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Forney Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
98%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Forney Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.63
0.64
# American Indian Students
53 Students
20,584 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
192 Students
235,497 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# Hispanic Students
2,708 Students
2,825,284 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
52%
# Black Students
1,474 Students
679,951 Students
% Black Students
14%
13%
# White Students
5,443 Students
1,504,261 Students
% White Students
53%
28%
# Hawaiian Students
14 Students
8,027 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
312 Students
122,398 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
170
254,591
# Students in K Grade:
699
371,386
# Students in 1st Grade:
730
388,423
# Students in 2nd Grade:
726
394,203
# Students in 3rd Grade:
808
409,772
# Students in 4th Grade:
770
413,303
# Students in 5th Grade:
819
413,848
# Students in 6th Grade:
785
402,103
# Students in 7th Grade:
837
402,169
# Students in 8th Grade:
814
398,308
# Students in 9th Grade:
833
433,429
# Students in 10th Grade:
809
397,433
# Students in 11th Grade:
723
371,955
# Students in 12th Grade:
673
345,165
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,655 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,528. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,077 is less than the state median of $12,308. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue
$98 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Forney Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$82 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Forney Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,655
$12,528
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Forney Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$8,077
$12,308
This chart display average spending per public school student in Forney Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Forney Independent School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Johnson Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
701 S Bois D Arc
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-3397
Grades: K-6
| 518 students
Rank: #22.
Forney High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1800 Fm 741 S
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-3890
Grades: 9-12
| 1,453 students
Rank: #33.
L E Claybon Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1011 Fm 741
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-7023
Grades: PK-6
| 651 students
Rank: #44.
Henderson Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12755 Fm 1641
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-7100
Grades: PK-6
| 678 students
Rank: #55.
Warren Middle School
Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
811 S Bois D Arc
Forney, TX 75126
(469) 762-4156
Grades: 7-8
| 767 students
Rank: #66.
Nell Hill Rhea Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
250 Monitor Blvd
Forney, TX 75126
(469) 762-4157
Grades: PK-6
| 672 students
Rank: #77.
North Forney High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6170 N Mason Blvd
Forney, TX 75126
(469) 762-4159
Grades: 9-12
| 1,585 students
Rank: #88.
Kathryn Wolfe Criswell Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
401 Hwy 740 N
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-1609
Grades: PK-6
| 608 students
Rank: #99.
Blackburn Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2401 Concord Dr
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-7008
Grades: K-6
| 551 students
Rank: #1010.
Lewis Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1309 Luckenbach Dr
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-7102
Grades: PK-6
| 535 students
Rank: #1111.
Brown Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1050 Windmill Farms Blvd
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-3967
Grades: 7-8
| 884 students
Rank: #1212.
Crosby Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
495 Diamond Creek Dr
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 564-7002
Grades: PK-6
| 598 students
Rank: #1313.
Margaret Taylor Smith Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1750 Iron Gate Blvd
Forney, TX 75126
(469) 762-4158
Grades: PK-6
| 696 students
Forney Academic Center
Alternative School
309 S Bois D Arc St
Forney, TX 75126
(469) 762-4150
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 10,196 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63

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