Forest High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
17.3
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,173 Students
  • 112 Teachers

Forest High School
5000 SE MARICAMP RD
OCALA, FL 34480

Phone: (352) 671-4700

District: Marion County Public Schools

Overview

At Forest High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Forest High School is 25 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 35 percent. Forest High School is 1 of 12 high schools in the Marion 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 2,173
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 35%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 37%
Full-Time Teachers 112

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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 57%
Proficient in Math 80%
College Readiness Index 17.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 12
Total Students 12,338
Proficient in Reading (district average) 40%
Proficient in Math (district average) 50%
College Readiness (district average) 13.4

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