Principal: Elizabeth Cromartie

Asst. Principal: Jacqueline Claiborne

Main Office: 825-4627

Fax: 896-6731

Student Hours: 7:30 - 2:05

Office Hours: 7:00-3:00

Bringing families, students, teachers, and community partners together to support your child’s reading development. Learn fun ways to build and strengthen your child’s love of reading at home. PASTA DINNER IS PROVIDED!

Please RSVP by Monday, November 13th to ensure adequate food and materials. Spaces are limited to 40 K-2 students!

Call our Family Engagement Specialist Mrs. Casey Charette at 757-896-6716


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!

Upcoming Events

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

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Forrest Elementary, THE Place to Grow!