Highland Park Elementary School

401 W 25th St
Texarkana, TX 75503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Highland Park Elementary School serves 368 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Highland Park Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Highland Park Elementary School's student population of 368 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Highland Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (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 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6014 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
44%
52%
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Black
40%
13%
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White
11%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTexarkana Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Highland Park Elementary School is Arkansas High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Texas Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Texarkana Fairview Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 296 students
    0.7 miles
    801 E 16th St
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 774-9211
    0.7 PK-4 296
  • Texarkana Arkansas High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,009 student
    1.0 miles
    1500 Jefferson Ave
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 774-7641
    1.0 9-12 1,009
  • Texarkana Options Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 64 students
    1.1 miles
    905 Martine St
    Texarkana, TX 75503
    (903) 793-5632
    1.1 9-12 64
  • Texarkana Texas Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,454 student
    1.3 miles
    2100 College Dr
    Texarkana, TX 75503
    (903) 793-5631
    1.3 6-8 1,454
  • Texarkana Spring Lake Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
    1.4 miles
    4324 Ghio Fish Blvd
    Texarkana, TX 75503
    (903) 794-7525
    1.4 PK-5 374

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