Forest High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5000 Se Maricamp Rd
Ocala, FL 34480
Phone
(352) 671-4700
District
MARION
County
MARION COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2128
Classroom Teachers
102

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.8% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Forest High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 29
Proficiency in Reading 30 32
Proficiency in Math 25 26

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.86
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.82
AVG FOR STATE 15.12
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 571 26.8%
Grade 10 564 26.5%
Grade 11 506 23.8%
Grade 12 487 22.9%
Total 2128 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 64.5% 53.5% 40.3%
Black 17.4% 21.2% 23.1%
Hispanic 15.3% 23.0% 33.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 1.7% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 0.8% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.4% 65.1% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.6% 62.9% 52.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 2.3% 4.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 343,778 20,984,400
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 206.8 385
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.6% 17.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.5% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.9% 26.6%
65 OR OLDER 28.0% 19.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 134,747 7,510,882
Single Parent Households With Children 9.0% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.8% 87.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.4% 28.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.3% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.2% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.8% 11.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.7% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.6% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 21.1% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 13.4% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,127 $219,363,822 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $640 $27,383,040 6.7%
Staff $529 $22,633,794 5.5%
General Administration $84 $3,594,024 0.9%
School Administration $440 $18,825,840 4.6%
Operation $779 $33,330,294 8.2%
Transportation $455 $19,467,630 4.8%
Other $276 $11,808,936 2.9%
Total Support $3,204 $137,086,344 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,224 $52,370,064 12.8%
Total Expenditures $9,554 $408,777,444 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,400 $15,221,833,056 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $390 $1,100,159,133 3.9%
Staff $557 $1,570,409,114 5.6%
General Administration $81 $229,141,573 0.8%
School Administration $489 $1,377,487,423 4.9%
Operation $859 $2,422,319,570 8.7%
Transportation $332 $936,173,621 3.3%
Other $234 $658,627,188 2.4%
Total Support $2,943 $8,294,539,760 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,578 $4,448,108,537 15.9%
Total Expenditures $9,921 $27,964,693,164 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%