Park Forest Elementary School



Park Forest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Park Forest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 49
1 58
2 66
3 66
4 75
5 74
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Park Forest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Baton Rouge, LA in the East Baton Rouge Parish School District. It enrolls 426 students in grades 1st through 12th. Park Forest Elementary School is the 468th largest public school in Louisiana and the 29,394th largest nationally.

Total Students: 426
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -9

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Park Forest Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 216
(51%)
15,574
(51%)
 Female 210
(49%)
15,163
(49%)

Park Forest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 309
(73%)
24,058
(78%)
 Hispanic 94
(22%)
2,267
(7%)
 White 15
(4%)
3,103
(10%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
945
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
230
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
80
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
54
(0%)

Park Forest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 256
(60%)
17,966
(58%)
 Not Eligible 170
(40%)
12,771
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 800 ranked schools in Louisiana, Park Forest Elementary School is ranked 477th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Park Forest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 64.3%. 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.

Park Forest Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 533
2006 527
2007 478
2008 616
2009 635
2010 632
2011 601
2012 613
2013 565
2014 490
2015 426

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.2
2006 18.7
2007 17.2
2008 17.1
2009 16.6
2010 15.7
2011 17.7
2012 18.6
2013 15.7
2014 15.9
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91369606003752
2006 0.89943074003795
2007 0.90376569037657
2008 0.91720779220779
2009 0.9511811023622
2010 0.91613924050633
2011 0.94176372712146
2012 0.93637846655791
2013 0.94690265486726
2014 0.64897959183673
2015 0.60093896713615

Compare Park Forest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,280.2% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 60.1%
 
State Average 64.3%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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