Highland Elementary School

  • Highland Elementary School serves 942 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Highland Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Highland Elementary School's student population of 942 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students942 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#651 out of 1762 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
3%
12%
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White
88%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score0.220.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvansville Vanderburgh School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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