Forsan High School

411 West 6th, Forsan, TX 79733 | (432) 457-2223
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 377
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Drawer A, Forsan, TX 79733
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Keith Stone
  • Fax: (432) 457-2225
  • Website: forsan.esc18.net
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 377
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 199 (52.8%)
  • Females: 178 (47.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 29 (7.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 46 (12.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 75 (19.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Forsan High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black82.1%
Asian41.1%
Hispanic6517.2%
White29979.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Forsan High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade6517.2%
7th Grade5113.5%
8th Grade5614.9%
9th Grade6015.9%
10th Grade4913.0%
11th Grade5414.3%
12th Grade4211.1%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
84.0%
District:
84.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
59.0%
District:
86.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
88.7%
District:
88.7%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
7.5%
District:
7.5%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
14.1
District:
13.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
7.0%
District:
13.8%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
31.4%
District:
25.7%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
37.2%
District:
36.8%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
20.9%
District:
21.7%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$68,682
District:
$64,169
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$43,952
District:
$44,512
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$16,952
District:
$16,952
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$35,663
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$40,264
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,669
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,137
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Forsan High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
56.8%
District:
56.8%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
16.0%
District:
16.0%
State:
26.9%
ACT Average Score
School:
19.9
District:
19.9
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.0%93.0%82.0%
200986.0%86.0%80.0%
200884.0%84.0%80.0%
 
Reading Test
201092.0%92.0%86.0%
2009100.0%100.0%91.0%
200890.0%90.0%91.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201080.0%80.0%81.0%
200974.0%74.0%79.0%
200874.0%74.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201096.0%96.0%86.0%
200994.0%94.0%84.0%
200890.0%90.0%84.0%
 
Writing Test
2010100.0%100.0%74.0%
200996.0%96.0%72.0%
2008100.0%100.0%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.0%90.0%80.0%
200978.0%78.0%79.0%
200887.0%87.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201096.0%96.0%91.0%
2009100.0%100.0%93.0%
2008100.0%100.0%92.0%
 
Science Test
201092.0%92.0%78.0%
200969.0%69.0%72.0%
200874.0%74.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2010100.0%100.0%95.0%
200988.0%88.0%92.0%
200894.0%94.0%90.0%
 

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.0%75.0%70.0%
200984.0%84.0%67.0%
200868.0%68.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201096.0%96.0%92.0%
200998.0%98.0%87.0%
200893.0%93.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200853.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
20089.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201098.0%98.0%90.0%
2009100.0%100.0%88.0%
200887.0%87.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201086.0%86.0%74.0%
200971.0%71.0%65.0%
200868.0%68.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201093.0%93.0%74.0%
200959.0%59.0%66.0%
200862.0%62.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201098.0%98.0%93.0%
200998.0%98.0%90.0%
200879.0%79.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
2010100.0%100.0%93.0%
200997.0%97.0%92.0%
2008100.0%100.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201093.0%93.0%89.0%
200986.0%86.0%81.0%
200877.0%77.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201093.0%93.0%91.0%
200987.0%87.0%85.0%
200893.0%93.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201098.0%98.0%98.0%
2009100.0%100.0%97.0%
2008100.0%100.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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