Forest Park 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5452 Phillips Dr
Forest Park, GA 30297
Phone
(404) 362-3890
District
CLAYTON COUNTY
County
CLAYTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1666
Classroom Teachers
82

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

2

(10 is best)

Better than 19.2% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

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

Grade 9

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
20%
47%
34%
59%
5%
34%
20%
47%
34%
59%
5%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
24%
43%
32%
46%
16%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
18
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 513 30.8%
Grade 10 409 24.5%
Grade 11 392 23.5%
Grade 12 352 21.1%
Total 1666 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 3.2% 2.1% 40.7%
Black 42.9% 71.5% 38.0%
Hispanic 44.7% 22.4% 16.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.0% 3.7% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.0% 92.9% 60.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 93.0% 92.9% 55.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 5.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 278,666 10,617,423
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,931.2 182
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.1% 20.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.3% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.2% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 8.7% 13.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 92,845 3,758,798
Single Parent Households With Children 21.1% 12.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.7% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.5% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.4% 12.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.3% 14.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.6% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.8% 17.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.8% 14.2%
$15,000 or less 12.0% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,813 $315,907,485 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $531 $28,857,195 4.9%
Staff $554 $30,107,130 5.1%
General Administration $238 $12,934,110 2.2%
School Administration $510 $27,715,950 4.7%
Operation $679 $36,900,255 6.3%
Transportation $377 $20,488,065 3.5%
Other $358 $19,455,510 3.3%
Total Support $3,246 $176,403,870 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,739 $94,505,955 16.1%
Total Expenditures $10,797 $586,762,965 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,158 $10,882,473,346 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $526 $929,698,798 4.6%
Staff $511 $903,923,542 4.4%
General Administration $129 $227,147,490 1.1%
School Administration $643 $1,136,500,769 5.6%
Operation $771 $1,363,376,756 6.7%
Transportation $484 $856,045,567 4.2%
Other $320 $564,885,201 2.8%
Total Support $3,385 $5,981,796,435 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,981 $3,501,643,160 17.2%
Total Expenditures $11,524 $20,365,869,544 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%