Total students

1,485

Students per teacher

16

Forney ISD: 16.4

Statewide: 15.1

Avg. teacher experience

9.3 years

Forney ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

95.5 %

Forney ISD: 97.6%

Statewide: 89.1%

North Forney High School is a high school in Forney, TX, in the Forney ISD school district. As of the 2016-2017 school year, it had 1,485 students. The school received an accountability rating of “met standard.” 39.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,685, which is $840 less than the state average. The average SAT score at North Forney High School was 1405. The average ACT score was 19.9. In the Class of 2016, 95.5% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.2%.

Contact information

Address

6170 N Mason Blvd
Forney, TX 75126

Office phone number

(469) 762-4159

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in North Forney High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2006 in this region had a college graduation rate of 20.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,485

African American

282 (19%)

Forney ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

10 (0.7%)

Forney ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

29 (2%)

Forney ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 4.2%

Hispanic

350 (23.6%)

Forney ISD: 25.9%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

4 (0.3%)

Forney ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

767 (51.6%)

Forney ISD: 55.7%

Statewide: 28.1%

Two or more races

43 (2.9%)

Forney ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.2%

African American

19.0%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

2.0%

Hispanic

23.6%

Pacific Islander

0.3%

White

51.6%

Two or more races

2.9%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

39.5 %

Forney ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 50.3%

Economically disadvantaged

24.2 %

Forney ISD: 24%

Statewide: 59%

Limited English proficiency

1.4 %

Forney ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 18.9%

At-risk students

39.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

24.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.4%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2016-2017 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

1.1 %

Forney ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 18.8%

Career and Technical

86.9 %

Forney ISD: 34.7%

Statewide: 25%

Gifted and Talented

5.7 %

Forney ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 7.8%

Special Education

8.6 %

Forney ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 8.8%

Bilingual/ESL

1.1%

Career and technical

86.9%

Gifted and talented

5.7%

Special education

8.6%

Academics

Accountability rating

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state’s academic accountability system. Possible ratings are as follows: Met standard, Met alternative standard, Improvement required, Not rated and Not rated: Data integrity issues.

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2017 Accountability Manual.

Accountability rating

Met standard

Forney ISD: Met standard

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2012-2013 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2016. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

95.5 %

Forney ISD: 97.6%

Statewide: 89.1%

African American

98 %

Forney ISD: 98.8%

Statewide: 85.4%

American Indian

Masked

Forney ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87.4%

Asian

100 %

Forney ISD: 100%

Statewide: 95.7%

Hispanic

93.8 %

Forney ISD: 96.2%

Statewide: 86.9%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Forney ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

95.1 %

Forney ISD: 97.7%

Statewide: 93.4%

Two or more races

100 %

Forney ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90.8%

African American

98.0%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

93.8%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

95.1%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2015-2016 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.2 %

Forney ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 2%

American Indian

0 %

Forney ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

0.4 %

Forney ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Forney ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0.3 %

Forney ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 2.4%

Pacific Islander

0 %

Forney ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.6%

White

0.1 %

Forney ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Two or more races

0 %

Forney ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2015-2016 school year.

All students

18.5 %

Forney ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 25.5%

African American

16.5 %

Forney ISD: 16.9%

Statewide: 17.2%

American Indian

Masked

Forney ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

41.2 %

Forney ISD: 56%

Statewide: 59.3%

Hispanic

18.2 %

Forney ISD: 22.1%

Statewide: 23.1%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Forney ISD: Masked

Statewide: 25.1%

White

18.5 %

Forney ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 27.9%

Two or more races

18.8 %

Forney ISD: 24%

Statewide: 29%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2015-2016 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

56.3 %

Forney ISD: 56%

Statewide: 49.5%

African American

50 %

Forney ISD: 48.1%

Statewide: 28.2%

American Indian

N/A

Forney ISD: Masked

Statewide: 47.6%

Asian

71.4 %

Forney ISD: 71.4%

Statewide: 72.9%

Hispanic

50 %

Forney ISD: 48.5%

Statewide: 37.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Forney ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48%

White

58.6 %

Forney ISD: 58.5%

Statewide: 63.3%

Two or more races

Masked

Forney ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 60.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2016, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1405

Forney ISD: 1425

Statewide: 1375

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2016. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

19.9

Forney ISD: 20.8

Statewide: 20.3

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in English or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the TAKS exit-level test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2016.

English

55.3 %

Forney ISD: 56.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Math

44.4 %

Forney ISD: 47%

Statewide: 44.6%

English + Math

36.8 %

Forney ISD: 40.5%

Statewide: 38.7%

English

55.3%

Math

44.4%

English + Math

36.8%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

93

African American

4.4 (4.7%)

Forney ISD: 3%

Statewide: 10.2%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Forney ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Forney ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.5%

Hispanic

7.3 (7.8%)

Forney ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 26.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (1.1%)

Forney ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

79.1 (85%)

Forney ISD: 86.7%

Statewide: 59.8%

Two or more races

1.3 (1.4%)

Forney ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

1 (1.1%)

Forney ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

60.7 (65.2%)

Forney ISD: 73.3%

Statewide: 74.5%

Master's

29.3 (31.5%)

Forney ISD: 25.5%

Statewide: 23.6%

Doctorate

2 (2.2%)

Forney ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.6%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2016-2017.

Students per teacher

16

Forney ISD: 16.4

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2016-2017 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

9.3 years

Forney ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$51,685

Forney ISD: $51,518

Statewide: $52,525

Beginner

$46,468

Forney ISD: $46,877

Statewide: $46,199

1 to 5 years

$48,791

Forney ISD: $48,561

Statewide: $48,779

6 to 10 years

$49,644

Forney ISD: $49,531

Statewide: $51,184

11 to 20 years

$55,865

Forney ISD: $53,577

Statewide: $54,396

20+ years

$58,951

Forney ISD: $59,079

Statewide: $60,913

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