Forest North

Brushy Creek Bluejay
Capturing Kids Hearts National Showcase School

Forest North Elementary
13414 Broadmeade Ave
Austin, TX 78729

Phone: 512-464-6750
Fax: 512-464-6794
Principal, Amy Jacobs

Hours: 7:40 a.m. – 2:55 p.m.
Colors: Red & Blue
Mascot: Eagles
Grades: PreK-5

Feeder Pattern

Each student’s feeder pattern is determined by his or her home address. To find out which schools your student will attend, use our Interactive School Boundaries Map.

What happens at our school?

We believe that each child is capable of achieving high levels of personal growth and academic success and that it’s the school’s responsibility to develop that potential.

Mission

Every member of the Forest North learning community believes that each child is capable of achieving high levels of personal growth and academic success and that it’s the school’s responsibility to develop that potential.

Vision

In order to fulfill our fundamental purpose of developing personal growth and academic success for all students, we are dedicated to creating a school where all community members…

  • value, love, and nurture students
  • are mutually respectful and value one another
  • foster independent, lifelong learning in each student
  • are proactive in meeting each student’s academic, health and wellness needs
  • establish clear expectations
  • utilize the best practices as recommended by current research
  • work collaboratively to create an engaging and safe learning environment
  • strive for continuous improvement
  • are open to new ideas and utilize all available resources (including technology)
History

Forest North opened its doors to students in August 1977.

Enrollment

Accountability Rating

Met Standard

Distinction Designations

Academic Achievement in English Language Arts/Reading

2016-17 STAAR Passing Rates

  • 3rd Grade Reading – 84% 84%
  • 3rd Grade Math – 83% 83%
  • 4th Grade Reading – 81% 81%
  • 4th Grade Math – 73% 73%
  • 4th Grade Writing – 69% 69%
  • 5th Grade Reading – 86% 86%
  • 5th Grade Math – 82% 82%
  • 5th Grade Science – 91% 91%
Performance Indicators
  • School Report Card
  • Campus Improvement Plan
  • Climate Surveys
  • TX Academic Performance Report
  • Adequate Yearly Progress
  • Accountability Summary
  • Distinction Designation Summary
  • HB 5 Performance Ratings
    Performance Indicators website

2016-17 Student Demographics

  • African American – 14.1% 14.1%
  • Hispanic – 34.5% 34.5%
  • White – 38.7% 38.7%
  • Native American – 0% 0%
  • Asian – 7.5% 7.5%
  • Pacific Islander – 0% 0%
  • Two or more races – 5.2% 5.2%
  • Economically Disadvantaged – 47.2% 47.2%
  • English Language Learners – 5.2% 5.2%

Student Enrollment by program

  • Bilingual/ESL – 5.2% 5.2%
  • Gifted and Talented – 4.1% 4.1%
  • Special Education – 19.1% 19.1%

NOTE: STAAR results, student demographic and enrollment data is pulled from the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR). This page is updated generally around mid-November when the data is released by the state. The TAPR includes information from the previous school year.