Forest Park High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
8.9
Math Proficiency
3.2
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,643 Students
  • 91 Teachers

Forest Park High School
5452 PHILLIPS DR
FOREST PARK, GA 30297

Phone: (404) 362-3890

District: Clayton County

Overview

At Forest Park High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Forest Park High School is 24 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 95 percent. Forest Park High School is 1 of 9 high schools in the Clayton County.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 1,643
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 95%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 80%
Full-Time Teachers 91

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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 English 91%
Proficient in Math 86%
College Readiness Index 8.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 9
Total Students 13,606
Proficient in English (district average) 90%
Proficient in Math (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 8.2

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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