Forest Elementary School
Forest Elementary School serves approximately 300 students in grades K-4. The school community abides by its mission to create "a safe, caring, and fun learning environment that enables students to achieve their personal best under the guidance of an enthusiastic support team." The school meets Adequate Yearly Progress as defined by federal No Child Left Behind Act standards, and received an "A" on its State of Michigan report card. The school hosts a branch of LOC Federal Credit Union, staffed by fourth grade students, under the direction of LOC employees. The branch is open one day a week, and is available to students, parents, faculty and staff to conduct its regular credit union business. The program encourages students to learn more about financial responsibility.
- Handicap Accessible: Handicapped accessible parking and entrance.
- Number of students: 311
- Public/Private: Public
- Parking: Free lot
- Number of faculty: 20
- How engaged is the school with the community?: Forest Elementary has been involved with Gleaners Food Bank in Pontiac, where families are encouraged to volunteer.
- Grade levels: K-4
- Features: Cafeteria, Library
- Extracurricular activities available: Math Pentathlon, Destination Imagination