Highland High School

  • Highland High School serves 967 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Highland High School operates within the Highland Cusd 5 School District.
  • Highland Cusd 5 School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 967 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 967 students
Highland High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Highland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Highland High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Highland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Highland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
n/a
5%
Highland High School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
n/a
25%
Highland High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
n/a
17%
Highland High School Black Students (2001-2008)
White
n/a
49%
Highland High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Highland High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Highland High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.11 0.31
Highland High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Highland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Highland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Highland Cusd 5 School District's student population of 2,995 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,977 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,095 is less than the state average of $15,092. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Highland Cusd 5 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,995 753
Highland Cusd 5 School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
Graduation Rate 90% 88%
Highland Cusd 5 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $11 MM
Highland Cusd 5 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $31 MM $11 MM
Highland Cusd 5 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,977 $15,061
Highland Cusd 5 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,095 $15,092
Highland Cusd 5 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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