Highland Elementary School

9700 Crawford Ave
Skokie, IL 60076
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Highland Elementary School serves 388 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Highland Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Highland Elementary School's student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Highland Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1071 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
37%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
34%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSkokie 68 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Highland Elementary School is Niles North High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr Bessie Rhodes-global Studies (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mark Twain Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Niles Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 325 students
    0.5 miles
    9401 N Hamlin Ave
    Niles, IL 60714
    (847) 296-5341
    0.5 K-6 325
  • Skokie Dr Bessie Rhodes-global Studies Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 341 students
    0.8 miles
    3701 Davis St
    Skokie, IL 60076
    (847) 859-8440
    0.8 K-8 341
  • Evanston Walker Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 363 students
    0.8 miles
    3601 Church St
    Evanston, IL 60203
    (847) 859-8330
    0.8 K-5 363
  • Skokie Old Orchard Junior High School Math: 32% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 754 students
    0.9 miles
    9310 Kenton Ave
    Skokie, IL 60076
    (847) 676-9010
    0.9 6-8 754
  • Evanston Willard Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
    0.9 miles
    2700 Hurd Ave
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 905-3600
    0.9 K-5 509

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