Forest Heights Elementary



Forest Heights Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Forest Heights Elementary Students by Grade
PK 40
K 30
1 45
2 38
3 34
4 31
5 34
6 43
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Forest Heights Elementary is a public elementary school located in Oxon Hill, MD in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. It enrolls 295 students in grades 1st through 12th. Forest Heights Elementary is the 797th largest public school in Maryland and the 42,020th largest nationally. It has 12.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 295
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.86
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,020th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 797th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 111th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 699th out of 920

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Forest Heights Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 153
(52%)
44,910
(49%)
 Male 142
(48%)
47,299
(51%)

Forest Heights Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 191
(65%)
54,781
(59%)
 Hispanic 101
(34%)
28,927
(31%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
217
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
4,215
(5%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2,464
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
355
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,250
(1%)

Forest Heights Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 210
(71%)
54,120
(59%)
 Not Eligible 69
(23%)
31,057
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(5%)
7,032
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Forest Heights Elementary is ranked 456th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Forest Heights Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.6%) is higher than the state average of 48.4%. 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 Heights Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 265
2006 238
2007 219
2008 195
2009 224
2010 251
2011 249
2012 268
2013 266
2014 290
2015 295

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.6
2006 14.1
2007 10.3
2008 10.3
2009 12.8
2010 18.3
2011 15.6
2012 17
2013 14.2
2014 12.2
2015 12.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66415094339623
2006 0.62605042016807
2007 0.58904109589041
2008 0.64102564102564
2009 0.75
2010 0.75298804780876
2011 0.76305220883534
2012 0.78731343283582
2013 0.89097744360902
2014 0.84137931034483
2015 0.76610169491525

Compare Forest Heights Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 76.6%
 

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