Forney school information

IndexForneyTexasNational
Average Test Scores84%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools77,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
The Forney, TX educational system consists of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Forney public schools have average test scores of 84% which is 17% higher than than the Texas average and 71% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Forney public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.2% have completed high school, 27.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Forney are 71% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Forney.
  • 89.3% of people in Forney have completed 8th grade.
  • 89.2% of people in Forney have completed high school.
  • 27.4% of people in Forney have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Forney

IndexForneyTexasNational
Completed 8th grade89.3%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school89.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college65.1%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.5%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.4%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters9.7%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Forney (high school & post-secondary)

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Source: The Forney, TX education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.