West Forest Junior Senior High School

  • West Forest Junior Senior High School serves 108 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-69% (which is approximately equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • West Forest Junior Senior High School's student population of 108 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students108 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Forest Junior Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Forest Junior Senior High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1926 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Forest Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
95%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Forest Junior Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.100.27
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Graduation Rate≥80%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Forest Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForest Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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