Highland Elementary School

Highland Elementary School serves 477 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Highland Elementary School operates within the Lewis Co. C-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 477 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 477 students
Highland Elementary School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Highland Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Highland Elementary School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Highland Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Highland Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Black
3%
16%
Highland Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
93%
73%
Highland Elementary School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Highland Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Highland Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.22
Highland Elementary School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
42%
Highland Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
7%
Highland Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 978 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,777 is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,657 is less than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Lewis Co. C-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 978 586
Lewis Co. C-1 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $6 MM
Lewis Co. C-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $9 MM $6 MM
Lewis Co. C-1 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,777 $9,469
Lewis Co. C-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,657 $9,562
Lewis Co. C-1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Highland Jr.-sr. High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Quincy Junior High School (18.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Canton Elementary School (13.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LewistownHighland Jr.-sr. High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 501 students21504 State Hwy 6
    LewistownMO 63452
    (573)209-3215
    0.57-12501
  • CantonCanton Elementary School
    13.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 307 students200 South Fourth St
    CantonMO 63435
    (573)288-5216
    13.1PK-6307
  • CantonCanton High School
    13.1 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 238 students200 South Fourth St
    CantonMO 63435
    (573)288-5216
    13.17-12238
  • PhiladelphiaMarion Co. Elementary School
    13.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 112 students2905 Hwy D
    PhiladelphiaMO 63463
    (573)439-5913
    13.1KG-6112
  • PhiladelphiaMarion Co. High School
    13.1 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 107 students2905 Hwy D
    PhiladelphiaMO 63463
    (573)439-5913
    13.17-12107

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