Highland Primary School

  • Highland Primary School serves 569 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Highland Primary School's student population of 569 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students569 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Highland Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland Primary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Highland Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Highland Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Highland Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
96%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Highland Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Highland Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.080.67
This chart display the diversity score of Highland Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Highland Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Highland Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighland CUSD 5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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