Highland Lakes Elementary School

Highland Lakes Elementary School serves 654 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Highland Lakes Elementary School operates within the Marble Falls Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 654 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 654 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Hispanic
69%
51%
White
29%
30%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.44 0.41
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.
68%
53%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,045 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,587 is higher than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,361 is higher than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 126% over four years.
School District Name Marble Falls Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,045 822
District Total Revenue $49 MM $9 MM
District Spending $80 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,587 $11,947
District Spending / Student $20,361 $12,666
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Falls Career High School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marble Falls Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Packsaddle Elementary School (6.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marble FallsMarble Falls Middle School
    1511 Pony Circle
    Marble FallsTX 78654
    (830)693-4439
    5.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 923 students                      
  • Marble FallsFalls Career High School
    Alternative School
    1800 Colt Circle
    Marble FallsTX 78654
    (830)798-3621
    Alternative School

    5.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 44 students                      
  • KingslandPacksaddle Elementary School
    150 Pioneer Ln
    KingslandTX 78639
    (325)388-8129
    6.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 505 students                      
  • Marble FallsMarble Falls Elementary School
    901 Ave U
    Marble FallsTX 78654
    (830)693-2385
    6.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 523 students                      
  • Marble FallsMarble Falls High School
    2101 Mustang Dr
    Marble FallsTX 78654
    (830)693-4375
    7.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1153 students                      

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