Highland Park Elementary School

200 S 6th St
Nederland, TX 77627
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Highland Park Elementary School serves 542 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Highland Park Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Highland Park Elementary School's student population of 542 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students542 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Rankings

Highland Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (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 0.56, which is less than 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
#1541 out of 8043 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
61%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNederland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Highland Park Elementary School is Alternative Education School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nederland Alternative Education School Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12
    0.5 miles
    300 S 12th St
    Nederland, TX 77627
    (409) 727-5241
    0.5 5-12 n/a
  • Nederland Langham Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-4 | 462 students
    0.6 miles
    800 S 12th St
    Nederland, TX 77627
    (409) 722-4324
    0.6 PK-4 462
  • Nederland Central Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 746 students
    0.9 miles
    200 N 17th St
    Nederland, TX 77627
    (409) 727-5765
    0.9 5-8 746
  • Port Neches Alter School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-11 | 4 students
    1.3 miles
    1810 Port Neches Ave
    Port Neches, TX 77651
    (409) 722-5924
    1.3 9-11 4
  • Port Neches Port Neches Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 401 students
    1.4 miles
    2101 Llano St
    Port Neches, TX 77651
    (409) 722-2262
    1.4 4-5 401

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