Forrest Road Elementary School

Grades K - 5th   District 4   383 Students

6400 Forrest Road, Columbus, GA 31907
Phone 706-565-3061, Fax 706-565-3066

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Forrest Road Elementary School has approximately 500 students in grades pre- kindergarten through 5th, two administrators, 24 teachers, and 20 support staff members. The mission of Forrest Road Elementary School is to prepare students to become college and career ready with 21st century skills.

Forrest Road Elementary School is a place where all students are encouraged to strive for excellence academically, socially, and emotionally in a safe and supportive atmosphere. Our goal is to work in a partnership with our parents and community to create an environment where students are empowered to discover their strengths and to achieve their maximum potential. Opportunities are available for enrichment, intervention, and remediation as necessary. We set high expectations for all students. Our entire school community shares the belief that all children can and will learn.

Here are a few highlights of Forrest Road Elementary School:

Implementation of Positive Behavior Interventions & Solutions (PBIS)

Computer Programs: Achieve 3000, Smarty Ants, IXL Math, USA Test Prep and MobyMax

Two computers labs and 1 to 1 netbooks in grades 3-5

Intervention Teachers & Paraprofessionals

Reading Wonders Program

Envision Math Program

Robotic Team

Reading Bowl Team

Math Team

Science Olympiad Team

Student Peer Helpers

Student Council

Safety Patrol

Princess Club

Young Gentlemen Club

Guys Can Read Program hosted by Columbus Public Library

School Accolades

2017-2018 CCRPI Score: 70.5

4 Star Climate Rating Score

GADOE Beating the Odds Award

Operational PBIS Status Award

Second Highest ELA SGP Among All Elementary Schools in 2017

Third Highest ELA SGP Among All Elementary Schools in 2016

Partners In Education

  • Columbus Police Department
  • River Center Reading Association

Ramona V Horn

Ramona V Horn
Carmen J Weeks
Carmen J Weeks

Board Representatives
Naomi Buckner [District 4]
Kia Chambers [At Large]

Zone Chief