Forrest Road Elementary School

Grades K - 5th   District 4   454 Students

6400 Forrest Road Columbus, GA 31907
Phone 706-565-3062 , 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, USA Test Prep and MobyMax

Two computers labs

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

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%.

Partners In Education

  • Columbus Police Department
  • Carmike Cinema
  • Smith Grove AME Zion Church

Stephanie A Dalton

Stephanie A Dalton
Carmen J Weeks
Carmen J Weeks

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