Principal: Mrs. Sara Meier

Main Office: 825-4627

Fax: 896-6731

Building hours:

Mon.-Fri. 7:00 AM-3:00 PM

Help your 3rd - 5th Grader prepare for the SOL tests by clicking the image to the left.  It links to the Virginia Department of Education Practice Items for Mathematics, Science, Reading, Writing, History and Social Science.  

Study Like a Ranger!  Remember:

"The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today." - H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

For More Information about SOL Testing at Forrest, Please click here.

Welcome from the Principal

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, a Student Support 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 huge contributors to our work toward academic and social student growth. 

We look forward to seeing you around the Ranger Den!


                                              Sara Meier 

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:

Academies of Hampton

Contact Information

In-Person 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

What is Parent Square?

Hampton City Schools is using ParentSquare to communicate with families. Through ParentSquare the division and individual schools can send families alerts and information via email, text, phone alerts, and app notifications. 

Learn more about Parent Square here

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Forrest Elementary, THE Place to Grow!