Highland Park Middle School

  • Highland Park Middle School serves 925 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Highland Park Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Highland Park Middle School's student population of 925 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students925 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Park Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,191 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland Park Middle School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#362 out of 1191 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Highland Park Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Highland Park Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
4%
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Hispanic
21%
23%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
59%
62%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Highland Park Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.600.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Highland Park Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeaverton 48j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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