PROFICIENCY 18% 63% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
20%Milwaukee School District
37%Milwaukee
47%Wisconsin

Forest Home Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Milwaukee School District" in Milwaukee, WI. There are a total of 812 students and n/a teachers at Forest Home Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 774 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Forest Home Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 17.5%, which is 63% lower than the Wisconsin average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students812
Teachers
Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch774
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Forest Home Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All14%
320-24%
415-19%
56-9%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All21%
325-29%
415-19%
520-24%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Forest Home Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWisconsinNational
Caucasian 5.9% 13.8% 72.4% 51.1%
African American 14.2% 54.8% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 5.8% 3.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 77.7% 24.0% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.8% 1.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.8% 0.6% 2.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

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Allen-field Elementary12%0.6Milwaukee, WI
Lincoln Avenue Elementary20%0.7Milwaukee, WI
Rogers Street Academy14%0.7Milwaukee, WI
Kagel Elementary17%0.8Milwaukee, WI
Longfellow Elementary21%0.8Milwaukee, WI
Bruce Guadalupe48%0.8Milwaukee, WI
Grandview High10%0.9Milwaukee, WI
Lad Lake Synergy School50%1.0Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee demographics profile

StatisticMilwaukeeWisconsinNational
Population598,6725,754,798318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6,2258791
Median age31.039.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%57%55%
Speak English81%91%79%
Speak Spanish14%5%13%

Education level achieved in Milwaukee

IndexMilwaukeeWisconsinNational
Completed 8th grade79.4%89.0%84.3%
Completed high school78.0%87.8%83.0%
Completed some college52.9%59.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.6%38.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.5%28.4%30.3%
Completed masters8.1%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.0%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Forest Home Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.