Highland Elementary School

  • Highland Elementary School serves 330 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Highland Elementary School's student population of 330 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students330 students
This chart display total students of Highland Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Highland Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Highland Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Highland Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Highland Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
84%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Highland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 IL.
Diversity Score0.280.32
This chart display the diversity score of Highland Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
46%
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 Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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 Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeridian CUSD 223 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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