Highland Elementary School

801 N Central Ave
Crookston, MN 56716
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Highland Elementary School serves 445 students in grades 2-6.
Highland Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Highland Elementary School's student population of 445 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-6
Total Students445 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Highland Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#677 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
3%
2%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
26%
9%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
62%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.550.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCrookston Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Highland Elementary School is New Paths Area Learning Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Crookston New Paths Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 74 students
    0.8 miles
    202 E 4th St
    Crookston, MN 56716
    (218) 281-5864
    0.8 7-12 74
  • Crookston Crookston Secondary Math: 41% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 518 students
    1.0 miles
    402 Fisher Ave
    Crookston, MN 56716
    (218) 281-2144
    1 7-12 518
  • Crookston Crookston Pre-k Program Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 19 students
    1.1 miles
    724 University Ave
    Crookston, MN 56716
    (218) 281-2762
    1.1 PK 19
  • Crookston Washington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 177 students
    1.1 miles
    724 University Ave
    Crookston, MN 56716
    (218) 281-2762
    1.1 PK-1 177
  • Crookston Northern Lights Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 8 students
    1.8 miles
    600 Bruce St
    Crookston, MN 56716
    (218) 470-8325
    1.8 6-12 8

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