Highland Elementary School
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 Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||388 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||30 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
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 Data||This School||State Level (IL)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1071 out of 3672 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Skokie 68 School District|
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)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Niles Mark Twain Elementary School Grades: K-6 | 325 students
9401 N Hamlin Ave
Niles, IL 60714
(847) 296-5341 0.5 K-6 325
- Skokie Dr Bessie Rhodes-global Studies Grades: K-8 | 341 students
3701 Davis St
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 859-8440 0.8 K-8 341
- Evanston Walker Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 363 students
3601 Church St
Evanston, IL 60203
(847) 859-8330 0.8 K-5 363
- Skokie Old Orchard Junior High School Grades: 6-8 | 754 students
9310 Kenton Ave
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 676-9010 0.9 6-8 754
- Evanston Willard Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 509 students
2700 Hurd Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 905-3600 0.9 K-5 509
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