Forest Middle School

100 Ashwood Dr, Forest, VA 24551 | (434) 525-6630
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,024
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Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,024
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 60.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 551 (53.8%)
  • Females: 470 (45.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (4.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 99 (9.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 143 (14.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Forest Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Black918.9%
Asian383.7%
Hispanic202.0%
White86984.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Forest Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade34233.4%
7th Grade34934.1%
8th Grade33332.5%
Source: VA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Forest Middle School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on SOL state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Earth Science
  • English Reading
  • Geometry
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • World History I
  • Writing

SOL - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201092.0%91.0%88.0%
200992.0%84.0%86.0%
200889.0%83.0%85.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201087.0%80.0%77.0%
200986.0%79.0%73.0%
200878.0%68.0%68.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201092.0%89.0%89.0%
200991.0%85.0%88.0%
200893.0%87.0%86.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201082.0%69.0%75.0%
200973.0%63.0%71.0%
200877.0%66.0%65.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Reading Test
201092.0%88.0%90.0%
200993.0%85.0%87.0%
200894.0%86.0%83.0%
 
Mathematics Test
201091.0%84.0%87.0%
200992.0%81.0%85.0%
200892.0%78.0%83.0%
 
Science Test
201090.0%80.0%92.0%
200984.0%81.0%90.0%
200895.0%89.0%90.0%
 
Writing Test
201094.0%87.0%91.0%
200991.0%84.0%89.0%
200893.0%84.0%87.0%
 

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
2010100.0%92.0%94.0%
2009100.0%95.0%94.0%
2008100.0%93.0%93.0%
 
Earth Science Test
201097.0%89.0%88.0%
200999.0%90.0%87.0%
200898.0%88.0%86.0%
 
Geometry Test
2010100.0%89.0%88.0%
 
World History I Test
201096.0%90.0%93.0%
200998.0%93.0%93.0%
200895.0%88.0%91.0%
 
Source: VA Department of Education 2009-2010

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