Highland Free School

510 S. Highland Ave.
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Highland Free School serves 56 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Highland Free School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Highland Free School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Highland Free School's student population of 56 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students56 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Highland Free School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Highland Free School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#198 out of 2111 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
41%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
50%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.580.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighland Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Highland Free School is Agave Middle And High School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson Agave Middle And High School Math: 26% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 245 students
    0.3 miles
    440 S. Park Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85719
    (520) 225-2641
    0.3 6-12 245
  • Tucson Miles-exploratory Learning Center Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 311 students
    0.4 miles
    1400 East Broadway
    Tucson, AZ 85719
    (520) 225-6060
    0.4 PK-8 311
  • Tucson Project More High School Alternative School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 72 students
    0.4 miles
    440 S. Park
    Tucson, AZ 85719
    (520) 225-6060
    0.4 9-12 72
  • Tucson Ha:san Preparatory & Leadership School Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 97 students
    0.5 miles
    1333 E. 10th St.
    Tucson, AZ 85719
    (520) 882-8826
    0.5 9-12 97
  • Tucson Borton Primary Magnet School Math: 40% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 412 students
    0.7 miles
    700 E. 22nd St.
    Tucson, AZ 85713
    (520) 225-6060
    0.7 PK-5 412

School Reviews

5  
It's a small school over all but there're nice teachers! there're goats, chickens and dogs. There's a dog named pearl she is a friendly dog. I really like this school over all! There's a grassy area where you get to run around!
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