Forest Knolls Elementary



Forest Knolls Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Forest Knolls Elementary Students by Grade
PK 57
K 123
1 152
2 118
3 102
4 110
5 107
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Forest Knolls Elementary is a public elementary school located in Silver Spring, MD in the Montgomery County Public Schools. It enrolls 769 students in grades 1st through 12th. Forest Knolls Elementary is the 68th largest public school in Maryland and the 5,341st largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 769
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 55.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,341st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 68th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 248th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 48th out of 920

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Forest Knolls Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 411
(53%)
57,010
(52%)
 Female 358
(47%)
53,421
(48%)

Forest Knolls Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 315
(41%)
33,079
(30%)
 White 244
(32%)
32,624
(30%)
 Black 110
(14%)
23,326
(21%)
 Asian 55
(7%)
15,606
(14%)
 Two or More 45
(6%)
5,534
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
56
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
206
(0%)

Forest Knolls Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 487
(63%)
68,548
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 231
(30%)
34,821
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 51
(7%)
7,062
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Forest Knolls Elementary is ranked 352nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Forest Knolls Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 48.4%. 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 Knolls Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 513
2006 507
2007 506
2008 547
2009 609
2010 647
2011 673
2012 683
2013 709
2014 746
2015 769

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.4
2006 11.4
2007 11.3
2008 12.9
2009 13.1
2010 14
2011 13.6
2012 12.9
2013 13.1
2014 13.7
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29824561403509
2006 0.3629191321499
2007 0.3201581027668
2008 0.36014625228519
2009 0.37931034482759
2010 0.4064914992272
2011 0.41901931649331
2012 0.39970717423133
2013 0.43159379407616
2014 0.39946380697051
2015 0.3667100130039

Compare Forest Knolls Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.7%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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