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28%
  • Babb Middle School
  • 5500 Reynolds Rd, Forest Park
  • Clayton County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 831
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
20%
  • Huie Elementary School
  • 1260 Rockcut Rd, Forest Park
  • Clayton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 760
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
20%
  • Forest Park High School
  • 5452 Phillips Dr, Forest Park
  • Clayton County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,874
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
19%
  • Fountain Elementary School
  • 5215 West St, Forest Park
  • Clayton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 668
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
18%
  • Unidos Dual Language Charter School
  • 4475 Hendrix Dr, Forest Park
  • Clayton County
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 760
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
17%
  • Forest Park Middle School
  • 930 Finley Dr, Forest Park
  • Clayton County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 646
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
17%
  • Edmonds Elementary School
  • 4495 Simpson Rd, Forest Park
  • Clayton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 584
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Forest Park school information

IndexForest ParkGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores20%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools112,16479,221
Total private schools151524,874
Total post-secondary schools21927,963
The Forest Park, GA educational system consists of 11 public schools, 1 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Forest Park public schools have average test scores of 20% which is 44% lower than than the Georgia average and 60% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Forest Park public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in Georgia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 63.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 59.7% have completed high school, 9.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Forest Park

IndexForest ParkGeorgiaNational
Completed 8th grade63.2%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school59.7%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college30.7%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree13.0%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors9.2%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters2.2%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.3%1.3%

Forest Park, GA School Districts

Clayton County School District

There are a total of 11 public schools, 1 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Forest Park. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Forest Park, GA schools is 20%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Forest Park, GA, an average of 63.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 59.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Forest Park schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Forest Park, GA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Avondale Estates, GA3,09553%8%
Fayetteville, GA16,78049%1%
Druid Hills, GA13,44443%13%
Tyrone, GA7,12141%17%
North Decatur, GA16,65240%19%
Forest Park, GA19,15620%60%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Matteson, IL19,14634%32%
Milledgeville, GA19,14621%57%
Bellwood, IL19,14612%75%
Dixon, CA19,14433%34%
Stillwater, MN19,14271%45%
Forest Park, GA19,15620%60%
Source: The Forest Park, GA 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.