Forest Ridge Academy

  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 146
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  • Address
  • 7300 Forest Ridge Dr
  • Schererville, IN 46375
  • Phone
  • (219) 756-7300
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School Description

Forest Ridge Academy enrolls 146 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8. It is located in Schererville, IN, which is a medium sized city with a median household income of $59,243.

School Operational Details
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 180
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
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1 review for Forest Ridge Academy

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 08, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The staff is by far what makes the school so wonderful. The school does not compare to any other in the area- my son is currently in pre-school (JK).

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 146
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.0
    Full-Time Teachers: 18
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 6.6
  • Percent Minority Students: 28.1%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 84 (57.5%)
  • Females: 62 (42.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Forest Ridge Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black2114.4%
Asian149.6%
Hispanic64.1%
White7752.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Forest Ridge Academy
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten2819.2%
Kindergarten128.2%
1st Grade1510.3%
2nd Grade1812.3%
3rd Grade149.6%
4th Grade2215.1%
5th Grade85.5%
6th Grade128.2%
7th Grade138.9%
8th Grade42.7%
Source: IN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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