Forest Lane Academy



Forest Lane Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Forest Lane Academy Students by Grade
PK 43
K 118
1 123
2 117
3 108
4 87
5 96
6 83
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Forest Lane Academy is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Richardson Independent School District. It enrolls 775 students in grades 1st through 12th. Forest Lane Academy is the 697th largest public school in Texas and the 5,121st largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 775
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.12
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,121st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 697th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,252nd out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 812th out of 4,778

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Forest Lane Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 396
(51%)
11,839
(51%)
 Female 379
(49%)
11,264
(49%)

Forest Lane Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 352
(45%)
9,208
(40%)
 Black 337
(43%)
4,804
(21%)
 White 54
(7%)
6,805
(29%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
1,551
(7%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
609
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
105
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
21
(0%)

Forest Lane Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 669
(86%)
12,768
(55%)
 Not Eligible 75
(10%)
9,172
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(4%)
1,163
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Forest Lane Academy is ranked 281st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Forest Lane Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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 Lane Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 569
2006 538
2007 600
2008 616
2009 661
2010 680
2011 709
2012 669
2013 788
2014 769
2015 775

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 15.2
2007 16.6
2008 14.1
2009 15.4
2010 15.9
2011 18
2012 16.7
2013 17
2014 16.4
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87170474516696
2006 0.85501858736059
2007 0.79166666666667
2008 0.86525974025974
2009 0.85022692889561
2010 0.85294117647059
2011 0.89280677009873
2012 0.89088191330344
2013 0.86802030456853
2014 0.83485045513654
2015 0.90322580645161

Compare Forest Lane Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 90.3%
 

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