2021 Highland Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94540
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Highland serves 25 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Highland placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Highland ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Highland's student population of 25 students has grown by 78% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
25 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Highland is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
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)
Overall Testing Rank
#3268 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Highland and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Highland and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Highland and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
44%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Highland and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
40%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Highland and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
12%
23%
Hawaiian
4%
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Highland.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Highland and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 25 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 50%)

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