Highland places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 1%)
Highland's student population of 25 students has grown by 212% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 200% over five school years.
|School Type||Special education school|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-12|
|Total Students||25 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||3 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
The diversity score of Highland is 0.64, which is equal to 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 Data||This School||State Level (CA)|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1||23:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Hayward Unified School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Highland is Silver Oak High Public Montessori Charter (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Golden Oak Montessori Of Hayward (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Avenue Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Hayward Silver Oak High Public Montessori Charter Grades: 9-12 | 198 students
951 Palisade St.
Hayward, CA 94542
(510) 370-3334 0.8 9-12 198
- Castro Valley Golden Oak Montessori Of Hayward Grades: 1-8 | 249 students
2652 Vergil Ct.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 931-7868 0.9 1-8 249
- Hayward Hayward High School Grades: 9-12 | 1,607 student
1633 E. Ave.
Hayward, CA 94540
(510) 723-3170 1.0 9-12 1,607
- Hayward Harder Elementary School Grades: K-6 | 608 students
495 Wyeth Rd.
Hayward, CA 94544
(510) 723-3840 1.1 K-6 608
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