1381 Cleaver Rd
Caro, MI 48723
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Highland Pines School serves 113 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Highland Pines School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 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 Rankings

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

School Overview

Highland Pines School's student population of 113 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Highland Pines School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#805 out of 3120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
18:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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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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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 113 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30 (Top 50%)

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