Highland Oaks Middle School

  • Highland Oaks Middle School serves 1,070 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Highland Oaks Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Highland Oaks Middle School's student population of 1,070 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,070 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Oaks Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Highland Oaks Middle School is 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#1871 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
33%
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Black
37%
22%
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White
16%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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