The Forked River School has a grant writing committee which is regularly awarded grants to support student learning. Forked River School has had multiple winners in the annual, multi-district chess tournaments, state and local poster and writing contests, as well as the county Gifted and Talented Invention Convention.
|White|| 82% |
|Black|| 0% |
|Asian|| 1% |
|Hispanic|| 15% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 1% |
|Female|| 52.7% |
|Male|| 47.3% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 39% |
|Students with disabilities|| 26% |
|English learners|| 5% |
|Homeless students|| 1% |
|Students in foster care|| 0% |
|Military-connected students|| 0% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|Kindergarten|| 18% ||70|
|1st Grade|| 22% ||86|
|2nd Grade|| 19% ||74|
|3rd Grade|| 20% ||78|
|4th Grade|| 22% ||87|
|Incidents per year|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 2% |
|1 to 5 days|| 25% |
|6 to 10 days|| 34% |
|11 to 15 days|| 19% |
|Over 15 days|| 20% |
|English|| 89.4% |
|Spanish|| 8.4% |
|Other|| 2.3% |
Learn more about Forked River Elementary School.
The Forked River Elementary School's mission is to make student achievement our top priority by setting the foundation for educating and graduating responsible, compassionate, life-long learners who have analytical skills, intellectual resilience, and respect for themselves and others; who meet or exceed all Curriculum Standards at all grade levels; and who are fully prepared to assume productive and fulfilling roles in the diverse, ever changing world of the 21st century.
English Language Arts to include Reading, Writing, Speaking Mathematics ScienceSocial StudiesPersonal and Social Development as well as Work Habits Health and Physical EducationMusicArtLibraryWorld Language English Language LearningGifted and TalentedEnrichmentBasic Skills Special Education
BandChess ClubChorusDrama ClubEnvironmental ClubForeign ClubIntergenerational ClubMath ClubPeer Mediation and Leadership ClubScience ClubTechnology Club
Fast ForwardOrton GillinghamBefore and After School Childcare ProgramELL EnrichmentSocial Skills
District and school-level professional development is available to all staff. Additionally, staff have the opportunity to attend professional development through outside organizations.
Available to staff on an individual basis based on contractual agreement.
A variety of services are available to help students achieve socially, emotionally, and academically.
In addition to the health and physical education program, school counseling as well as nursing services are available on site.
The Parent Teacher Association offers a wide variety of events for families to participate in. Staff led activities such as Back to School Night, Parent Conferences, and MARE-STEM Night, Literacy Fair, and Math Night also incorporate parent and community involvement.