Highland School

  • Highland School serves 837 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 5%) for the 2017-18 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).

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School Overview

  • Highland School's student population of 837 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students837 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highland School is ranked within the top 5% of all 957 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank#23 out of 957 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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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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Diversity Score0.220.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlpine School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • American Fork Mountain Ridge Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 1,310 student
    0.8 miles
    5525 W 10400 N
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801) 610-8758
    0.8 7-9 1,310
  • American Fork Freedom School
    Grades: PK-6 | 1,061 student
    1.2 miles
    10326 N 6800 W
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801) 610-8707
    1.2 PK-6 1,061
  • American Fork Ridgeline School
    Grades: PK-6 | 1,054 student
    1.2 miles
    6250 W 11800 N
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801) 610-8715
    1.2 PK-6 1,054
  • American Fork Cedar Valley High School

    1.3 miles
    5000 N. Pony Express Parkway
    American Fork, UT 84003
    (801) 610-8400
    1.3 n/a n/a
  • Alpine Westfield School
    Grades: PK-6 | 725 students
    1.4 miles
    380 S Long Dr
    Alpine, UT 84004
    (801) 610-8720
    1.4 PK-6 725

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