Forest Park Elementary School



Forest Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Forest Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 95
1 102
2 97
3 125
4 75
5 80
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Forest Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Boynton Beach, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 574 students in grades 1st through 12th. Forest Park Elementary School is the 1,263rd largest public school in Florida and the 15,143rd largest nationally. It has 10.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 574
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 55
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,143rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,263rd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 152nd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 468th out of 2,205

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Forest Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 287
(50%)
64,850
(51%)
 Female 287
(50%)
61,077
(49%)

Forest Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 352
(61%)
36,807
(29%)
 Hispanic 113
(20%)
39,184
(31%)
 White 81
(14%)
41,831
(33%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
3,522
(3%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
3,565
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
173
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
845
(1%)

Forest Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 467
(81%)
67,578
(54%)
 Not Eligible 84
(15%)
51,799
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(4%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Forest Park Elementary School is ranked 642nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Forest Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.4%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 530
2006 476
2007 457
2008 464
2009 508
2010 570
2011 594
2012 574

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 11.9
2007 11
2008 10.1
2009 12.2
2010 13.1
2011 13.2
2012 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87547169811321
2006 0.92857142857143
2007 0.89059080962801
2008 0.86637931034483
2009 0.86417322834646
2010 0.81052631578947
2011 0.86363636363636
2012 0.85365853658537

Compare Forest Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,040.0% 10.4:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 85.4%
 

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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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