Highland School

  • Highland School serves 179 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Highland School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Highland School's student population of 179 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highland School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank#555 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:118:1
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American Indian
6%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
90%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Diversity Score0.190.40
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Graduation Rate≥50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighland Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Highland School is Nezperce School (10.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nezperce Nezperce School
    Grades: PK-12 | 146 students
    10.8 miles
    615 2nd Avenue
    Nezperce, ID 83543
    (208) 937-2551
    10.8 PK-12 146
  • Culdesac Culdesac School
    Grades: PK-12 | 99 students
    13.3 miles
    600 Culdesac Avenue
    Culdesac, ID 83524
    (208) 843-5413
    13.3 PK-12 99
  • Cottonwood Prairie Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 213 students
    14.4 miles
    1916 E Street
    Cottonwood, ID 83522
    (208) 962-3122
    14.4 PK-6 213
  • Cottonwood Prairie Jr/sr High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 185 students
    14.5 miles
    453 Keuterville Road
    Cottonwood, ID 83522
    (208) 962-3901
    14.5 7-12 185
  • Peck Peck Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 15 students
    16.0 miles
    212 Main Street
    Peck, ID 83545
    (208) 486-7331
    16.0 PK-6 15

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