Highland Park Elementary School

  • Highland Park Elementary School serves 395 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Highland Park Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

  • Highland Park Elementary School's student population of 395 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#823 out of 1762 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
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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 This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Highland Park Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.370.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe County Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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