Highland Hills Elementary School (Closed 2012)

Highland Hills Elementary School served 361 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was lower than the Wyoming state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was lower than the Wyoming state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year.
Minority enrollment was 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Wyoming state average of 22% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students361 students
This chart display total students of Highland Hills Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (09-10)22 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Highland Hills Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
70-74%
75%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
70-74%
75%
Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Highland Hills Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
American Indian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Highland Hills Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Highland Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Highland Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Highland Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
75%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Highland Hills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Highland Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Highland Hills Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WY.
Diversity Score
0.400.38
This chart display the diversity score of Highland Hills Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Highland Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Highland Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wyoming by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarbon County School District #1 School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, WY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Highland Hills Elementary School is Rawlins High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rawlins Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rawlins Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rawlins Rawlins Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 751 students
    0.3 miles
    1301 Darnley Road
    Rawlins, WY 82301
    (307) 328-7900
    0.3 K-5 751
  • Rawlins Rawlins Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 355 students
    1.0 miles
    1001 East Brooks Street
    Rawlins, WY 82301
    (307) 328-9205
    1 6-8 355
  • Rawlins Rawlins High School Math: 30% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 428 students
    1.3 miles
    1401 Colorado
    Rawlins, WY 82301
    (307) 328-9280
    1.3 9-12 428
  • Rawlins Cooperative High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 30 students
    1.4 miles
    615 Rodeo
    Rawlins, WY 82301
    (307) 328-9250
    1.4 9-12 30
  • Saratoga Saratoga Middle/High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-12 | 123 students
    32.5 miles
    801 West Elm Street
    Saratoga, WY 82331
    (307) 326-5246
    32.5 7-12 123
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