Highland Elementary School

  • Highland Elementary School serves 344 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Highland Elementary School's student population of 344 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students344 students
This chart display total students of Highland Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Highland Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Highland Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Highland Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Highland Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.26, which is less 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
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
12%
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 2017-18 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
85%
48%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
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 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.260.68
This chart display the diversity score of Highland Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
47%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeridian CUSD 223 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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