Highland Park School

  • Highland Park School serves 281 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Highland Park School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut 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 13:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Highland Park School's student population of 281 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Park School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Highland Park School is 0.68, which is more 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 (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#720 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
20%
25%
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Black
23%
13%
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White
48%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManchester School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Manchester Robertson School
    Grades: PK-5 | 332 students
    1.2 miles
    65 North School St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860) 647-3372
    1.2 PK-5 332
  • Manchester Illing Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 826 students
    1.3 miles
    227 Middle Tpke E
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860) 647-3400
    1.3 6-8 826
  • Manchester Manchester High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,555 student
    1.3 miles
    134 Middletpke E
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860) 647-3530
    1.3 9-12 1,555
  • Manchester Bowers School
    Grades: K-6 | 416 students
    1.4 miles
    141 Princeton St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860) 647-3313
    1.4 K-6 416
  • Manchester Buckley School
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    1.4 miles
    250 Vernon St.
    Manchester, CT 06042
    (860) 647-3302
    1.4 PK-5 392

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