Forney Independent School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 3,038 students in Forney Independent School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public high schools in Texas.
Public High Schools in Forney Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Texas public high school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Forney Independent School District are Forney High School, North Forney High School and Forney Academic Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Forney Independent School District have a Graduation Rate of 98%, which is more than the Texas average of 90%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Forney High School, with ≥99% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Texas or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public high school average of 71% (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
3 Schools
2,510 Schools
# Students
3,038 Students
1,761,807 Students
# Teachers
188 Teachers
119,298 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Forney Independent School District, which is ranked #142 of all 1,088 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
0.62
0.64
# American Indian Students
23 Students
6,639 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
67 Students
75,707 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# Hispanic Students
762 Students
906,087 Students
% Hispanic Students
25%
52%
# Black Students
449 Students
221,783 Students
% Black Students
15%
13%
# White Students
1,658 Students
514,165 Students
% White Students
55%
29%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
2,634 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
77 Students
34,706 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
5,260
# Students in K Grade:
-
6,671
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
6,764
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
7,048
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
7,614
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
7,898
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
9,065
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
43,811
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
59,207
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
60,487
# 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 $10,253 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,819. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,239 is less than the state median of $12,640. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue
$105 MM
$12 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 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$94 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 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,253
$12,819
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 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,239
$12,640
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 2017-18 school year data.

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

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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
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: 3,038 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62

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