Highland Elementary School

300 West Livingston Rd
Highland, MI 48357
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Highland Elementary School serves 327 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Highland Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 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% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Highland Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Highland Elementary School's student population of 327 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Highland Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#912 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuron Valley Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Highland Elementary School is Milford High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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