Highland Park Elementary School

Highland Park Elementary School serves 578 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the OK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Highland Park Elementary School operates within the Midwest City-del City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 578 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 578 students
Highland Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Highland Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Highland Park Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Highland Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Highland Park Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
4%
15%
Highland Park Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
13%
15%
Highland Park Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
50%
9%
Highland Park Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
22%
52%
Highland Park Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
11%
7%
Highland Park Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Highland Park Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OK 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.
0.68 0.47
Highland Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
85%
52%
Highland Park Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
7%
10%
Highland Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,586 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,599 is less than the state average of $8,655. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,065 is less than the state average of $9,253. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Midwest City-del City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
2
Number of Students Managed 14,586 430
Midwest City-del City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $111 MM $4 MM
Midwest City-del City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $118 MM $4 MM
Midwest City-del City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,599 $8,655
Midwest City-del City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,065 $9,253
Midwest City-del City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Del City High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kerr Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkview Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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