Highland Junior High School
- Highland Junior High School's student population of 1,209 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-8|
|Total Students||1,209 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||55 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Highland Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AZ)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#540 out of 2111 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||22:1||19:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Gilbert Unified School District|
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