Highland Park High School
Highland Park High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:
- Category Attribute
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 5%)
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)
- Highland Park High School's student population of 876 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||876 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||74 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Highland Park High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (KS)|
|Overall School Rank||#1263 out of 1,268 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||10-14%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||15-19%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||14:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Topeka Public s School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Topeka Highland Park Central Grades: K-5 | 358 students
2717 Se Illinois Ave
Topeka, KS 66605
(785)235-7000 0.6 K-5 358
- Topeka Ross Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 613 students
1400 Se 34th St
Topeka, KS 66605
(785)274-6280 1.3 PK-5 613
- Topeka Scott Dual Language Magnet Grades: PK-5 | 485 students
401 Se Market St
Topeka, KS 66607
(785)235-7480 1.7 PK-5 485
- Topeka Williams Science And Fine Arts Magnet School Grades: PK-5 | 585 students
1301 Se Monroe St
Topeka, KS 66612
(785)235-7330 1.7 PK-5 585
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