Highland Elementary School

1707 W 11th St
Plainview, TX 79072
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Highland Elementary School serves 440 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Highland Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Highland Elementary School's student population of 440 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Highland Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5890 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
82%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.310.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlainview Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Highland Elementary School is Plainview High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hale County Jjaep (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgemere Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plainview Plainview High School Math: 68% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,388 student
    0.3 miles
    1501 Quincy St
    Plainview, TX 79072
    (806) 293-6005
    0.3 9-12 1,388
  • Abernathy Abernathy Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 9-10 | 2 students
    0.6 miles
    1200 Houston
    Abernathy, TX 79311
    (806) 298-4940
    0.6 9-10 2
  • Plainview Hale County Jjaep Alternative School
    Grades: 7-11 | 29 students
    0.6 miles
    1200 Houston St
    Plainview, TX 79073
    (806) 291-5230
    0.6 7-11 29
  • Plainview Edgemere Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
    0.9 miles
    2600 W 20th St
    Plainview, TX 79072
    (806) 293-6040
    0.9 PK-5 471
  • Plainview College Hill Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
    1.0 miles
    707 Canyon St
    Plainview, TX 79072
    (806) 293-6035
    1 PK-5 442

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