Jefferson Forest High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,002
College Readiness Index
32.7
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,301 Students
  • 72 Teachers

Jefferson Forest High
1 CAVALIER CIRCLE
FOREST, VA 24551

Phone: (434) 525-2674

District: Bedford County Public Schools

Overview

Jefferson Forest High is ranked 36th within Virginia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Jefferson Forest High is 42 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 14 percent. Jefferson Forest High is 1 of 3 high schools in the Bedford County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1002
State Rank
#36

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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 1,301
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 14%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 12%
Full-Time Teachers 72

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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 99%
Proficient in Math 91%
College Readiness Index 32.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 3
Total Students 3,351
Proficient in Reading (district average) 94%
Proficient in Math (district average) 84%
College Readiness (district average) 24.4

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