School Details

Forest Park Jr-Sr High School

1440 Michigan Street, Ferdinand, IN 47532
(812) 367-1831
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-12 663 students 19 students/teacher (IN avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

90%
90%
75%
89%
89%
78%
81%
81%
71%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Southeast Dubois Co School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
88%
73%
94%
94%
80%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Southeast Dubois Co School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

83%
83%
70%
56%
56%
48%
91%
91%
76%

End-Of-Course (ECA)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the End-of-Course (ECA) assessment to test students in middle and high school in Algebra I, Biology I, and English 10. The ECA is a criterion-referenced assessment developed specifically for students completing their instruction in Algebra I, Biology I, or English 10. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Southeast Dubois Co School Corporation average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Forest Park Jr-Sr High School is a public high school in Ferdinand. The principal of Forest Park Jr-Sr High School is Mr Jeffery Jessee. 663 students go to Forest Park Jr-Sr High School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and American Indian/Alaskan Native. 0% of the Forest Park Jr-Sr High School students have "limited English proficiency." 20% of the 663 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Forest Park Jr-Sr High School is 19:1. Southridge High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 98% 96%
Hispanic 0.8% 2%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.3% 0.2%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.9%
Asian 0.2% 0.4%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 20% 23%
Limited English proficiency 0% 0.7%

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