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Forrest City School District


Forrest City School District is located in east Arkansas. Forrest City School District has 339.86 square miles of land area and 5.51 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Forrest City School District population is 22,721. Forrest City School District median household income is $31,748 in 2010-2014. Forrest City School District median house value is $67,700 in 2010-2014. On average, Forrest City School District is worse than the state average in quality.

Ranking: (236 out of 238, bottom 1%)*
Type:Regular Local School District
Grade:Prekindergarten to Grade 12
Number of Schools:5
Population22,721 (2010-2014), rank #26
Population Growth3.62% since 2005-2009, see rank
Population Density:65.79/sq mi, rank #68
Median Household Income:$31,748 at 2010-2014—17.15% increase since 2005-2009, rank #189
Median House Price:$67,700 at 2010-2014—4.31% increase since 2005-2009, rank #184
Time Zone:Central GMT -6:00 with Daylight Saving in the Summer
Land Area:339.86 sq mi, rank #38
Water Area:5.51 sq mi (1.59%), rank #60
County:Saint Francis County
City:Forrest City, Caldwell, Colt, Madison, Wynne, Widener, Heth
Zip:72335, 72322, 72326, 72359, 72396, 72394, 72346
Area:Forrest City, AR
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Forrest City School District Map, Border, and Nearby Locations

845 North Rosser
Forrest City AR, 72335, Saint Francis County
Phone: 870-633-1485

Students and Teachers

      2013-2014         2012-2013         2011-2012         2010-2011         2009-2010         2008-2009         2007-2008    
Total Students:3,2143,2323,3733,4293,5283,6863,864
English Language Learner Students:242327181366
Total Teachers:215.77214.75226.84244.90271.00267.00272.00
Total Other Staff:224.00265.00257.00299.00305.00297.00316.00
Instructional Aides:48.0053.0058.0066.0067.0069.0071.00
Instructional Coordinators & Supervisors:16.0017.
Total Guidance Counselors:
Elementary Guidance Counselors:
Secondary Guidance Counselors:
Other Guidance Counselors:NANANANANANANA
Librarians/Media Specialists:
Library/Media Support:
District Administrators:
District Administrative Support:17.0019.0020.0024.0023.0020.0021.00
School Administrators:12.0010.0010.0014.0013.0012.0010.00
School Administrative Support:0.0030.0010.
Student Support Services:48.0051.0061.0071.0080.0064.0066.00
Other Support Services:62.0061.0066.0092.0086.0094.00113.00
Student-Teacher Ratio:14.9015.0514.8714.0013.0213.8114.21


Central Elementary SchoolPrekindergarten to Grade 2   801 Deaderick Rd, Forrest City AR 72335
Forrest City High School Grade 9 to Grade 12   467 Victoria St, Forrest City AR 72335
Forrest City Jr. HighGrade 7 to Grade 8   1133 North Division St, Forrest City AR 72335
Lincoln Academy Of ExcellenceGrade 5 to Grade 6   616 West Broadway Ave, Forrest City AR 72335
Stewart Elementary SchoolGrade 2 to Grade 6   625 Irving St, Forrest City AR 72335

Test Performance

YearTestGradeMeasurementScoreState Average
2007Literacy11th Grade% met std21%50%
2008Literacy11th Grade% met std24%51%
2009Literacy11th Grade% met std40%56%
2010Literacy11th Grade% met std33%60%
2011Literacy11th Grade% met std32%65%
2012Literacy11th Grade% met std35%68%
2013Literacy11th Grade% met std37%70%
2005Literacy3rd Grade% met std30%50%
2006Literacy3rd Grade% met std33%57%
2007Literacy3rd Grade% met std42%59%
2009Literacy3rd Grade% met std37%66%
2010Literacy3rd Grade% met std43%71%
2011Literacy3rd Grade% met std59%76%
2012Literacy3rd Grade% met std57%82%
2013Literacy3rd Grade% met std50%79%
2005Mathematics3rd Grade% met std37%58%
2006Mathematics3rd Grade% met std52%67%
2007Mathematics3rd Grade% met std51%75%
2009Mathematics3rd Grade% met std60%82%
2010Mathematics3rd Grade% met std65%83%
2011Mathematics3rd Grade% met std73%85%
2012Mathematics3rd Grade% met std79%87%
2013Mathematics3rd Grade% met std71%86%
2005Literacy4th Grade% met std25%51%
2006Literacy4th Grade% met std45%61%
2007Literacy4th Grade% met std34%58%
2009Literacy4th Grade% met std47%70%
2010Literacy4th Grade% met std49%77%
2011Literacy4th Grade% met std58%82%
2012Literacy4th Grade% met std70%85%
2013Literacy4th Grade% met std63%85%
2005Mathematics4th Grade% met std27%50%
2006Mathematics4th Grade% met std38%60%
2007Mathematics4th Grade% met std52%65%
2009Mathematics4th Grade% met std67%78%
2010Mathematics4th Grade% met std55%80%
2011Mathematics4th Grade% met std64%82%
2012Mathematics4th Grade% met std73%82%
2013Mathematics4th Grade% met std71%82%
2005Literacy5th Grade% met std31%47%
2006Literacy5th Grade% met std27%56%
2007Literacy5th Grade% met std40%59%
2008Literacy5th Grade% met std33%64%
2009Literacy5th Grade% met std39%68%
2010Literacy5th Grade% met std53%74%
2011Literacy5th Grade% met std47%77%
2012Literacy5th Grade% met std58%85%
2013Literacy5th Grade% met std54%84%
2005Mathematics5th Grade% met std25%41%
2006Mathematics5th Grade% met std24%50%
2007Mathematics5th Grade% met std36%61%
2008Mathematics5th Grade% met std45%67%
2009Mathematics5th Grade% met std43%71%
2010Mathematics5th Grade% met std42%74%
2011Mathematics5th Grade% met std47%78%
2012Mathematics5th Grade% met std49%76%
2013Mathematics5th Grade% met std41%70%
2009Science5th Grade% met std19%43%
2010Science5th Grade% met std23%50%
2011Science5th Grade% met std21%56%
2012Science5th Grade% met std32%60%
2013Science5th Grade% met std29%61%
2005Literacy6th Grade% met std34%57%
2006Literacy6th Grade% met std35%59%
2007Literacy6th Grade% met std32%59%
2008Literacy6th Grade% met std41%63%
2009Literacy6th Grade% met std36%67%
2010Literacy6th Grade% met std49%71%
2011Literacy6th Grade% met std50%71%
2012Literacy6th Grade% met std36%75%
2013Literacy6th Grade% met std38%73%
2005Mathematics6th Grade% met std18%43%
2006Mathematics6th Grade% met std33%57%
2007Mathematics6th Grade% met std42%68%
2008Mathematics6th Grade% met std52%72%
2009Mathematics6th Grade% met std57%80%
2010Mathematics6th Grade% met std53%75%
2011Mathematics6th Grade% met std54%77%
2012Mathematics6th Grade% met std49%75%
2013Mathematics6th Grade% met std44%75%
2005Literacy7th Grade% met std33%50%
2006Literacy7th Grade% met std30%53%
2007Literacy7th Grade% met std30%57%
2008Literacy7th Grade% met std27%57%
2009Literacy7th Grade% met std34%63%
2010Literacy7th Grade% met std37%68%
2011Literacy7th Grade% met std31%67%
2012Literacy7th Grade% met std58%80%
2013Literacy7th Grade% met std48%77%
2005Mathematics7th Grade% met std19%43%
2006Mathematics7th Grade% met std25%50%
2007Mathematics7th Grade% met std38%58%
2008Mathematics7th Grade% met std31%62%
2009Mathematics7th Grade% met std44%68%
2010Mathematics7th Grade% met std38%75%
2011Mathematics7th Grade% met std35%74%
2012Mathematics7th Grade% met std50%77%
2013Mathematics7th Grade% met std43%70%
2009Science7th Grade% met std9%32%
2010Science7th Grade% met std4%33%
2011Science7th Grade% met std10%39%
2012Science7th Grade% met std7%41%
2013Science7th Grade% met std11%41%
2005Literacy8th Grade% met std34%57%
2006Literacy8th Grade% met std44%66%
2007Literacy8th Grade% met std39%63%
2008Literacy8th Grade% met std31%67%
2009Literacy8th Grade% met std38%71%
2010Literacy8th Grade% met std47%76%
2011Literacy8th Grade% met std46%77%
2012Literacy8th Grade% met std52%80%
2013Literacy8th Grade% met std56%77%
2005Mathematics8th Grade% met std13%33%
2006Mathematics8th Grade% met std24%44%
2007Mathematics8th Grade% met std20%47%
2008Mathematics8th Grade% met std21%56%
2009Mathematics8th Grade% met std25%62%
2010Mathematics8th Grade% met std31%63%
2011Mathematics8th Grade% met std25%63%
2012Mathematics8th Grade% met std30%68%
2013Mathematics8th Grade% met std43%65%
2006Algebra IEnd of course% met std38%65%
2007Algebra IEnd of course% met std40%62%
2008Algebra IEnd of course% met std28%66%
2009Algebra IEnd of course% met std48%70%
2010Algebra IEnd of course% met std54%76%
2011Algebra IEnd of course% met std61%78%
2012Algebra IEnd of course% met std65%80%
2013Algebra IEnd of course% met std51%77%
2009BiologyEnd of course% met std13%41%
2010BiologyEnd of course% met std8%36%
2011BiologyEnd of course% met std6%41%
2012BiologyEnd of course% met std13%43%
2013BiologyEnd of course% met std6%44%
2006GeometryEnd of course% met std29%60%
2007GeometryEnd of course% met std31%59%
2008GeometryEnd of course% met std30%60%
2009GeometryEnd of course% met std27%66%
2010GeometryEnd of course% met std38%69%
2011GeometryEnd of course% met std40%73%
2012GeometryEnd of course% met std51%76%
2013GeometryEnd of course% met std32%72%
2006LiteracyEnd of course% met std22%45%

Some data by SchoolDigger.com.

School District Fiscal Information

Total Revenue:$36,648,000$10,865 $41,065,000$11,976 $40,908,000$11,595 
Total Expenditures:$36,834,000$10,920 $47,911,000$13,972 $41,331,000$11,715 
Total Current Expenditures:$33,776,000$10,014 $36,043,000$10,511 $36,836,000$10,441 
Instructional Expenditures:$19,327,000$5,73057.2%$20,670,000$6,02857.3%$20,995,000$5,95157.0%
Student and Staff Support:$5,141,000$1,52415.2%$5,552,000$1,61915.4%$5,889,000$1,66916.0%
Operations, Food, Other:$5,891,000$1,74717.4%$6,234,000$1,81817.3%$6,468,000$1,83317.6%
Total Capital Outlay:$1,207,000$358 $5,603,000$1,634 $2,219,000$629 
Construction:$1,023,000$303 $5,089,000$1,484 $1,184,000$336 
Total Other:$1,123,000$333 $5,593,000$1,631 $1,564,000$443 
Interest on Debt:$660,000$196 $672,000$196 $712,000$202 
Total Salary:$19,711,000$5,844 $21,846,000$6,371 $22,867,000$6,482 
Instruction/Teacher Salary:$12,563,000$3,72563.7%$13,217,000$3,85460.5%$13,939,000$3,95161.0%
Other Salary:$7,148,000$2,11936.3%$8,629,000$2,51639.5%$8,928,000$2,53139.0%
Total Benefit:$5,325,000$1,579 $5,753,000$1,678 $6,126,000$1,736 
Instruction/Teacher Benefit:$3,331,000$98862.6%$3,484,000$1,01660.6%$3,714,000$1,05360.6%
Other Benefit:$1,994,000$59137.4%$2,269,000$66239.4%$2,412,000$68439.4%

Teacher's Experience and Compensation

    2007     2006  
Teachers with Bachelor Degree:70.1%69.6%
Teachers with Master or PhD Degree:29.9%30.4%
Mean Number of Years of Teaching:15.0 years17.0 years
Teachers with 5 Years of Experience of Less:22.9%18.1%
Teachers with 6-10 Years of Experience:12.6%15.4%
Teachers with 11-20 Years of Experience:35.1%32.4%
Teachers with 21-30 Years of Experience:19.5%23.2%
Teachers with 31 Years of Experience or More:10.0%10.8%
Mean Base Salary:$45,082.0$44,439.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 5 Years of Experience of Less:$37,788.0$36,021.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 6-10 Years of Experience:$40,394.0$39,404.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 11-20 Years of Experience:$45,861.0$44,960.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 21-30 Years of Experience:$51,659.0$50,293.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 31 Years of Experience or More:$52,190.0$51,654.0

* Forrest City School District was rated 1 out of 5 by USA.com. The ranking was calculated based on publically available historical Math and English performance data.

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