Avg. test scores 60%
High school dipl. 28%
Bachelors degree 70%

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

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Forest Park are 60% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Forest Park
  • 63.2% of people in Forest Park have completed 8th grade
  • 59.7% of people in Forest Park have completed high school
  • 9.2% of people in Forest Park have completed a bachelors degree

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      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.

      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%

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      Matteson, IL19,14634%32%
      Milledgeville, GA19,14621%57%
      Bellwood, IL19,14612%75%
      Dixon, CA19,14433%34%
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      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.