Highland East Junior High School

  • Highland East Junior High School serves 734 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is higher than the Oklahoma state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Oklahoma state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oklahoma state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Highland East Junior High School's student population of 734 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students734 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland East Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland East Junior High School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OK)
Overall School Rank#394 out of 1,678 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
4%
14%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
17%
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Black
8%
9%
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White
53%
49%
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Two or more races
20%
9%
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Diversity Score0.660.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMoore School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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