Highland Elementary School

Highland Elementary School serves 487 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% 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.

Overview

The student population of 487 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 487 students
Highland Elementary School Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Highland Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1998-2012)
Students by Grade Highland Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Highland Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1998-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Highland Elementary School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
3%
18%
Highland Elementary School Black (1998-2012)
White
91%
73%
Highland Elementary School White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Highland Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Highland Elementary 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.
0.17 0.69
Highland Elementary School Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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.
38%
39%
Highland Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2012)
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 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 967 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Lewis Co. C-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 967 621
Lewis Co. C-1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $6 MM
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 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 Students Grades
  • Lewistown Highland Jr.-sr. High School
    21504 State Hwy 6
    Lewistown , MO , 63452
    (573)209-3215
    0.5  mi  |  480  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Canton Canton Elementary School
    200 South Fourth St
    Canton , MO , 63435
    (573)288-5216
    13.1  mi  |  289  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Canton Canton High School
    200 South Fourth St
    Canton , MO , 63435
    (573)288-5216
    13.1  mi  |  247  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Philadelphia Marion Co. Elementary School
    2905 Hwy D
    Philadelphia , MO , 63463
    (573)439-5913
    13.1  mi  |  150  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Philadelphia Marion Co. High School
    2905 Hwy D
    Philadelphia , MO , 63463
    (573)439-5913
    13.1  mi  |  108  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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