Highland Elementary School

1432 Highland St
Clarkston, WA 99403
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Highland Elementary School serves 309 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Highland Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Highland Elementary School's student population of 309 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Highland Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Highland Elementary School is 0.43, 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 (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1915 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
74%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.430.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarkston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Highland Elementary School is Educational Opportunity Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Special Services (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clarkston Educational Opportunity Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 101 students
    0.5 miles
    1284 Chestnut St
    Clarkston, WA 99403
    (509) 758-4508
    0.5 7-12 101
  • Clarkston Special Services Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 75 students
    0.5 miles
    1294 Chestnut St
    Clarkston, WA 99403
    (509) 758-3309
    0.5 PK-12 75
  • Clarkston Educational Opportunity Center Reengagement Alternative School
    Grades: 11-13 | 13 students
    0.6 miles
    1284 Chestnut
    Clarkston, WA 99403
    (509) 758-4508
    0.6 11-13 13
  • Clarkston Charles Francis Adams High School Math: 38% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 794 students
    0.9 miles
    401 Chestnut St
    Clarkston, WA 99403
    (509) 758-5591
    0.9 9-12 794
  • Clarkston Grantham Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 270 students
    1.0 miles
    1253 Poplar St
    Clarkston, WA 99403
    (509) 758-2503
    1 K-6 270

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