Highland Park Elementary School

Highland Park Elementary School serves 527 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Highland Park Elementary School operates within the Midwest City-del City School District.

Overview

The student population of 527 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 527 students
Highland Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Highland Park Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Highland Park Elementary School Students 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 0.67 is less than the state average of 0.92. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Highland Park Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
4%
16%
Highland Park Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
1%
2%
Highland Park Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
8%
13%
Highland Park Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
51%
11%
Highland Park Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
22%
53%
Highland Park Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Highland Park Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Highland Park 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.
0.67 0.92
Highland Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
82%
52%
Highland Park Elementary 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.
7%
10%
Highland Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,527 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Midwest City-del City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
2
Number of Students Managed 14,527 412
Midwest City-del City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $115 MM $4 MM
District Spending $113 MM $4 MM
Midwest City-del City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,901 $9,367
Midwest City-del City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,758 $9,180
Midwest City-del City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oklahoma City Parkview Elementary School
    5701 Mackelman Dr
    Oklahoma City , OK , 73135
    (405)671-8670
    0.8  mi  |  703  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Moore Oakridge Elementary School
    3201 South Santa Fe
    Moore , OK , 73160
    (405)735-4530
    0.8  mi  |  643  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Oklahoma City Oakridge Elementary School
    4200 Leonhardt
    Oklahoma City , OK , 73115
    (405)231-2095
    0.9  mi  |  249  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Oklahoma City Bodine Elementary School
    5301 South Bryant Ave
    Oklahoma City , OK , 73129
    (405)587-2500
    0.9  mi  |  562  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Del City Townsend Elementary School
    S.e. 40th And Epperly
    Del City , OK , 73115
    (405)671-8680
    1  mi  |  484  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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