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
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
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 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 15:1
Highland Park Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
4%
16%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
8%
13%
Black
51%
11%
White
22%
53%
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 0.47
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%
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%

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
District Total Revenue $115 MM $4 MM
Midwest City-del City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
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: 2013 (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 CityParkview Elementary School
    5701 Mackelman Dr
    Oklahoma CityOK 73135
    (405)671-8670
    0.8 mi | 703 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MooreOakridge Elementary School
    3201 South Santa Fe
    MooreOK 73160
    (405)735-4530
    0.8 mi | 643 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Oklahoma CityOakridge Elementary School
    4200 Leonhardt
    Oklahoma CityOK 73115
    (405)231-2095
    0.9 mi | 249 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Oklahoma CityBodine Elementary School
    5301 South Bryant Ave
    Oklahoma CityOK 73129
    (405)587-2500
    0.9 mi | 562 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Del CityTownsend Elementary School
    S.e. 40th And Epperly
    Del CityOK 73115
    (405)671-8680
    1 mi | 484 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Oklahoma City, OK public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.51, which is lower than the Oklahoma average of 0.51. The most diverse school in Oklahoma City is Gatewood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oklahoma or national school diversity statistics.