Highland Pines School

  • Highland Pines School serves 113 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Highland Pines School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Highland Pines School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Highland Pines School's student population of 113 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Pines School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Highland Pines School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#392 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
10%
18%
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White
83%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.300.52
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Graduation Rate<50%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTuscola Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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