Highland Jr.-sr. High School

Highland Jr.-sr. High School serves 480 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Highland Jr.-sr. High School operates within the Lewis Co. C-1 School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 480 students
Highland Jr.-sr. High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Highland Jr.-sr. High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Highland Jr.-sr. High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Highland Jr.-sr. High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Highland Jr.-sr. High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
2%
18%
Highland Jr.-sr. High School Black (1992-2012)
White
90%
73%
Highland Jr.-sr. High School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Highland Jr.-sr. High School Sch Ethnicity Highland Jr.-sr. High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.19 0.43
Highland Jr.-sr. High School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
34%
39%
Highland Jr.-sr. High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
13%
7%
Highland Jr.-sr. High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,259 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Lewis Co. C-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 1,259 575
Graduation Rate 76% 86%
Lewis Co. C-1 School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $6 MM
Lewis Co. C-1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $9 MM $6 MM
Lewis Co. C-1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,768 $8,810
Lewis Co. C-1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,826 $8,968
Lewis Co. C-1 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marion Co. High School (13.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Quincy Junior High School (19.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lewistown Highland Elementary School
    25189 Heritage Ave
    Lewistown , MO , 63452
    (573)209-3586
    0.5  mi  |  487  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Philadelphia Marion Co. Elementary School
    2905 Hwy D
    Philadelphia , MO , 63463
    (573)439-5913
    13.2  mi  |  150  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Philadelphia Marion Co. High School
    2905 Hwy D
    Philadelphia , MO , 63463
    (573)439-5913
    13.2  mi  |  108  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Canton Canton Elementary School
    200 South Fourth St
    Canton , MO , 63435
    (573)288-5216
    13.3  mi  |  289  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Canton Canton High School
    200 South Fourth St
    Canton , MO , 63435
    (573)288-5216
    13.3  mi  |  247  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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