Forest Hill Elementary School



Forest Hill Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Forest Hill Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 145
1 129
2 131
3 132
4 117
5 125
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Forest Hill Elementary School is a public elementary school located in West Palm Beach, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 779 students in grades 1st through 12th. Forest Hill Elementary School is the 513th largest public school in Florida and the 4,663rd largest nationally. It has 12.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 779
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 62
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,663rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 513th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 411th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 257th out of 2,205

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Forest Hill Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 421
(54%)
64,850
(51%)
 Female 358
(46%)
61,077
(49%)

Forest Hill Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 466
(60%)
39,184
(31%)
 Black 153
(20%)
36,807
(29%)
 White 113
(15%)
41,831
(33%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
3,565
(3%)
 Two or More 20
(3%)
3,522
(3%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
845
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
173
(0%)

Forest Hill Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 608
(78%)
67,578
(54%)
 Not Eligible 117
(15%)
51,799
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(7%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Forest Hill Elementary School is ranked 201st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Forest Hill Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.0%) 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 Hill Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1163
2006 1104
2007 1096
2008 788
2009 750
2010 734
2011 782
2012 779

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 14.7
2007 12.4
2008 10.3
2009 12.9
2010 12.8
2011 13
2012 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64746345657782
2006 0.72101449275362
2007 0.71532846715328
2008 0.79060913705584
2009 0.80266666666667
2010 0.80790190735695
2011 0.82992327365729
2012 0.84980744544288

Compare Forest Hill Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
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 85.0%
 

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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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