School Details

Forest Elementary School

Traditional Public School

513 Cleveland Street

Forest, MS 39074

601-469-3073

Overview

Forest Elementary School serves 698 students in grades PreK-4. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $7,534.

Grades

PreK

K

1

2

3

4

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$7,534/Child

Demographics

Forest Elementary School serves 698 students. This high-poverty school body is 8.74% White and 41.12% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 45
Student-Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Experienced: 79%
In-Field: 95% 
Principals
Total: 3
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 698

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 40
  •       Special Pre-K: 10
  •       K: 134
  •       1: 148
  •       2: 138
  •       3: 122
  •       4: 139
  •       Other: -33

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 41%
  •       Hispanic: 45%
  •       White: 9%
  •       Other: 5%

District

Teachers
Total: 104
Student-Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Experienced: 74%
In-Field: 95% 
Principals
Total: 7
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 1,610

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 40
  •       Special Pre-K: 10
  •       K: 134
  •       Special Elementary: 14
  •       1: 148
  •       2: 138
  •       3: 122
  •       4: 139
  •       5: 119
  •       6: 128
  •       7: 135
  •       8: 120
  •       9: 114
  •       10: 109
  •       11: 99
  •       12: 77
  •       Other: -36

Community

Scott County

Total Population: 28,124

  •       Males: 13,813
  •       Females: 14,311

Growth: -0.50%
Number of Households: 10,248
Median Income: $42,069

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 8,275 8,096 16,371 -2%
Black or African American 5,071 5,791 10,862 1%
Asian-American 76 86 162 93%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 60 48 108 -34%
Native American and Alaska Native 111 98 209 19%
Hispanic American 1,911 1,424 3,335 11%
Two or more races 220 192 412 38%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 29%
English Proficiency: 18.1%
Science Proficiency: 0%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: <5
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Forest Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $7,534.

Total

Per-student Spending: $7,534

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $6,692

Federal

Per-student Spending: $400

Overall Rating

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