Highland Elementary School

  • Highland Elementary School serves 304 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Highland Elementary School's student population of 304 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1062 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Highland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Highland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Highland Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
93%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Highland Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.130.28
This chart display the diversity score of Highland Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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 Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuron Valley s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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