10865 N 6000 W
American Fork, UT 84003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Highland School serves 837 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Highland School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Highland School's student population of 837 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
837 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Highland School is ranked within the top 5% of all 959 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Highland School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#37 out of 959 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
88%
74%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 837 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in UT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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