Highland School

6625 Fm 608
Roscoe, TX 79545
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Highland School serves 232 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Highland School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Highland School's student population of 232 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Highland School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Highland School is 0.34, which is less than 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#608 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
79%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.340.64
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Highland School is Roscoe Collegiate High School (10.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roscoe Elementary School (10.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roscoe Roscoe Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 357 students
    10.6 miles
    800 Elm
    Roscoe, TX 79545
    (325) 766-3323
    10.6 PK-5 357
  • Roscoe Roscoe Collegiate High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 257 students
    10.7 miles
    700 Elm
    Roscoe, TX 79545
    (325) 766-3327
    10.7 6-12 257
  • Sweetwater Cowen Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 170 students
    13.2 miles
    700 W 4th
    Sweetwater, TX 79556
    (325) 235-3482
    13.2 PK 170
  • Sweetwater Southeast Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 322 students
    13.2 miles
    1201 Mustang Dr
    Sweetwater, TX 79556
    (325) 235-9222
    13.2 PK-1 322
  • Sweetwater Sweetwater Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 521 students
    13.4 miles
    305 Lamar
    Sweetwater, TX 79556
    (325) 236-6303
    13.4 6-8 521

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