Highland Elementary School

  • Highland Elementary School serves 355 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Highland Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 38%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Highland Elementary School's student population of 355 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,191 schools in Oregon (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1012 out of 1191 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:120:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
81%
62%
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Two or more races
9%
6%
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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 OR.
Diversity Score0.330.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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 Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameReedsport 105 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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