Highland Elementary School

Highland Elementary School serves 495 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Highland Elementary School operates within the Lewis Co. C-1 School District.

Overview

The student population of 495 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 495 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Black
3%
18%
White
93%
72%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.21
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.
36%
39%
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.
14%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,274 students has grown by 24% over five years.
School District Name Lewis Co. C-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 1,274 592
District Total Revenue $9 MM $6 MM
District Spending $9 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,768 $8,810
District Spending / Student $8,826 $8,968
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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
  • LewistownHighland Jr.-sr. High School
    21504 State Hwy 6
    LewistownMO 63452
    (573)209-3215
    0.5 mi | 487 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • CantonCanton Elementary School
    200 South Fourth St
    CantonMO 63435
    (573)288-5216
    13.1 mi | 287 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • CantonCanton High School
    200 South Fourth St
    CantonMO 63435
    (573)288-5216
    13.1 mi | 247 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaMarion Co. Elementary School
    2905 Hwy D
    PhiladelphiaMO 63463
    (573)439-5913
    13.1 mi | 132 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • PhiladelphiaMarion Co. High School
    2905 Hwy D
    PhiladelphiaMO 63463
    (573)439-5913
    13.1 mi | 118 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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