Nathan B. Forrest High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
18.2
Math Proficiency
1.7
Reading Proficiency
2.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,381 Students
  • 87 Teachers

Nathan B. Forrest High School
5530 FIRESTONE RD
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32244

Phone: (904) 573-1170

District: Duval County Public Schools

Overview

At Nathan B. Forrest High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Nathan B. Forrest High School is 55 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 73 percent. Nathan B. Forrest High School is 1 of 32 high schools in the Duval County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,381
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 73%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 58%
Full-Time Teachers 87

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 24%
Proficient in Math 17%
College Readiness Index 18.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 32
Total Students 35,650
Proficient in Reading (district average) 40%
Proficient in Math (district average) 21%
College Readiness (district average) 35.6

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