Forest Charter



Forest Charter Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Forest Charter Students by Grade
PK 0
K 23
1 22
2 19
3 33
4 28
5 41
6 49
7 48
8 70
9 69
10 73
11 94
12 107

Forest Charter is a public elementary school located in Nevada City, CA in the Nevada County Office of Education School District. It enrolls 676 students in grades 1st through 12th. Forest Charter is the 1,543rd largest public school in California and the 8,753rd largest nationally. It has 20.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 676
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,753rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,543rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,134th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 640th out of 6,159

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Forest Charter Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 343
(51%)
755
(49%)
 Male 333
(49%)
794
(51%)

Forest Charter Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 618
(91%)
1,343
(87%)
 Hispanic 38
(6%)
132
(9%)
 American Indian 11
(2%)
28
(2%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
16
(1%)
 Black 3
(0%)
16
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
9
(1%)

Forest Charter Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 385
(57%)
818
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 207
(31%)
493
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 84
(12%)
238
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Forest Charter is ranked 2,921st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Forest Charter students on free and reduced lunch assistance (43.0%) is lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Forest Charter Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 N/A
2007 594
2008 595
2009 587
2010 664
2011 670
2012 676

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 16.8
2008 19.4
2009 20
2010 N/A
2011 17.9
2012 20.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007
2008 0.23193277310924
2009 0.45144804088586
2010 0.24698795180723
2011 0.83134328358209
2012 0.43047337278107

Compare Forest Charter to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,050.0% 20.5:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 43.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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