Grades K - 5th District 4 290 Students6400 Forrest Road Columbus, GA 31907
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, USA Test Prep and MobyMax
Two computers labs
Intervention Teachers & Paraprofessionals
Reading Wonders Program
Envision Math Program
Reading Bowl Team
Science Olympiad Team
Student Peer Helpers
Young Gentlemen Club
Guys Can Read Program hosted by Columbus Public Library
Forrest Road Elementary earned recognition for having a high student growth measure in the area of English Language Arts. We are tied for 4th place with Britt David Elementary with a score of 68%.