Forest Meadow J H School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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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
9373 Whitehurst Dr
Dallas, TX 75243
Phone
(469) 593-1500
District
RICHARDSON ISD
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
820
Classroom Teachers
58

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

3

(10 is best)

Better than 29.5% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Forest Meadow J H School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
29%
43%
38%
47%
20%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
44%
53%
42%
52%
46%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
15
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 426 52.0%
Grade 8 394 48.0%
Total 820 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 19.5% 30.8% 28.3%
Black 39.8% 22.7% 13.0%
Hispanic 36.8% 38.8% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.6% 7.2% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.2% 55.5% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 60.4% 51.4% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.9% 4.1% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 248,812 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,413.1 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.3% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.9% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.6% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.6% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 95,127 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children 11.8% 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.9% 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.0% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.1% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.4% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.7% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.7% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.7% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.9% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,393 $211,772,324 45.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $557 $21,872,276 4.7%
Staff $509 $19,987,412 4.3%
General Administration $49 $1,924,132 0.4%
School Administration $545 $21,401,060 4.6%
Operation $664 $26,073,952 5.6%
Transportation $157 $6,165,076 1.3%
Other $368 $14,450,624 3.1%
Total Support $2,850 $111,913,800 24.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,623 $142,267,964 30.5%
Total Expenditures $11,866 $465,954,088 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,401 $29,346,035,266 45.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $2,442,546,064 3.8%
Staff $444 $2,411,547,841 3.7%
General Administration $131 $714,409,372 1.1%
School Administration $534 $2,900,930,028 4.5%
Operation $972 $5,280,923,861 8.1%
Transportation $256 $1,388,304,729 2.1%
Other $426 $2,312,284,164 3.6%
Total Support $3,212 $17,450,832,940 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,331 $18,100,703,171 27.9%
Total Expenditures $11,944 $64,897,128,459 100.0%
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%