Highland High School

Highland High School serves 979 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Highland High School operates within the Highland Cusd 5 School District.
Highland Cusd 5 School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 979 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 979 students
Highland High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Highland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Highland High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Highland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
Highland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
25%
Highland High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
94%
50%
Highland High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Highland High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.12 0.31
Highland High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
23%
47%
Highland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
5%
3%
Highland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,287 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,396 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Highland Cusd 5 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed n/a 938
Highland Cusd 5 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 90% 88%
Highland Cusd 5 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $11 MM
Highland Cusd 5 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $32 MM $11 MM
Highland Cusd 5 School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,287 $11,118
Highland Cusd 5 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,396 $11,218
Highland Cusd 5 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Triad High School (9.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Highland Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HighlandHighland Elementary School
    Grades: 3-6 | 713 students
    0 miles
    400 Broadway
    HighlandIL 62249
    (618)654-2106
    03-6713
  • HighlandHighland Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 469 students
    0 miles
    400 Broadway
    HighlandIL 62249
    (618)651-8800
    07-8469
  • HighlandHighland Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 626 students
    0 miles
    400 Broadway
    HighlandIL 62249
    (618)654-2106
    0PK-2626
  • Saint JacobSt Jacob Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 218 students
    4.8 miles
    305 Jacob St
    Saint JacobIL 62281
    (618)644-2541
    4.8PK-5218
  • MarineMarine Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 110 students
    6.2 miles
    725 West Division St
    MarineIL 62061
    (618)667-5404
    6.2KG-5110

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