900 Park Square Dr
Bloomington, IN 47403
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Highland Park Elementary School serves 395 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Highland Park Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Highland Park Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Highland Park Elementary School's student population of 395 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Highland Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Highland Park Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#880 out of 1757 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
79%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 395 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37 (Top 50%)

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