Forest Park Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 4

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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
100 Forest Dr
Albany, NY 12205
Phone
(518) 869-3006
District
SOUTH COLONIE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ALBANY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
298
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

5

(10 is best)

Better than 50.0% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 54
Proficiency in Reading 49 52
Proficiency in Math 44 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 49
Proficiency in Reading 36 48
Proficiency in Math 52 51

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.64
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.78
AVG FOR STATE 12.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 62 20.8%
Grade 1 51 17.1%
Grade 2 61 20.5%
Grade 3 50 16.8%
Grade 4 65 21.8%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 298 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.0% 71.9% 44.0%
Black 9.4% 8.5% 17.3%
Hispanic 8.3% 8.8% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.2% 10.6% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.2% 33.0% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.9% 28.6% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 4.4% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 39,365 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,842.8 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.0% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.0% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.1% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 19.4% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,552 7,283,347
Single Parent Households With Children 6.7% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.7% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.6% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.8% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.2% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.0% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.4% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.1% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 5.3% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,195 $64,510,355 62.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $670 $3,275,630 3.2%
Staff $865 $4,228,985 4.1%
General Administration $296 $1,447,144 1.4%
School Administration $781 $3,818,309 3.7%
Operation $1,168 $5,710,352 5.5%
Transportation $1,041 $5,089,449 4.9%
Other $442 $2,160,938 2.1%
Total Support $5,262 $25,725,918 24.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,794 $13,659,866 13.1%
Total Expenditures $21,252 $103,901,028 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,565 $23,130,768,419 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $1,667,305,640 4.2%
Staff $511 $1,380,892,424 3.4%
General Administration $315 $849,713,552 2.1%
School Administration $593 $1,601,010,298 4.0%
Operation $1,022 $2,759,510,008 6.9%
Transportation $819 $2,212,954,110 5.5%
Other $371 $1,001,621,336 2.5%
Total Support $4,248 $11,473,049,755 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,038 $5,503,281,991 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,851 $40,107,079,029 100.0%
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%