Principal: Elizabeth Cromartie

Asst. Principal: Jacqueline Claiborne

Main Office: 825-4627

Fax: 896-6731

Student Hours: 7:30 - 2:15

Office Hours: 7:00-3:00


We want to share with all who visit our website and our school that Forrest is truly "The Place to Grow!" We are a fully accredited Title I School on the West side of Hampton. We boast many resources that promote student success. These include a phenomenal faculty with Reading and Math instructional teams, a Family Engagement Specialist, and a B.A.S.E. worker. We truly acknowledge the importance of family and community engagement to student success. Our community partners are a huge contributor to our work toward student growth, both academically and socially.

We look forward to seeing you around the Ranger Den!

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Contact Information

  • Physical and Mailing: 1406 Todds Lane, Hampton, VA 23666
  • Contact Numbers:
    • Main Office: 757-825-4627
    • Family Engagement: 757-896-6716
    • Clinic: 757-268-3301
    • Cafeteria: 757-896-6730
    • Fax: 757-896-6731

Bell & Operating Hours

7:00 am-7:20 am: Arrival & Breakfast in the Classroom

7:20 am-7:30 am: Announcements

7:30 am: Tardy Bell & Instruction Begins

2:05 pm: Dismissal

3:00 pm: Main Office closes

Was your Ranger Tardy or Absent?

When your Ranger is late or absent from school, please be sure to report the absence or tardy using ONE of the following methods:

What is Class Dojo?

Class Dojo is a communication app that connects teachers, families, and students. Not only does it track behavior, but it can also be used to send messages and share photos/videos of the amazing things that happen throughout the school day.

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Forrest Elementary, THE Place to Grow!