Highlands Academy

  • Highlands Academy serves 12 students in grades 2-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Highlands Academy's student population of 12 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 2-8
Total Students12 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Highlands Academy's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Highlands Academy is 0.65, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:123:1
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American Indian
8%
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
25%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
51%
24%
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Two or more races
16%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKonocti Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clearlake Konocti Education Center Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12 | 397 students
    0.0 miles
    15850-a Dam Rd. Extention
    Clearlake, CA 95422
    (707)994-6447
    0.0 4-12 397
  • Clearlake Clearlake Creativity Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 17 students
    0.5 miles
    6945 Old Highway 53
    Clearlake, CA 95422
    (707)262-4130
    0.5 K-12 17
  • Lower Lake Konocti Preschool Magnet School
    Grades: M
    1.3 miles
    9430 B Lake St.
    Lower Lake, CA 95457
    (707)994-6475
    1.3 M n/a
  • Lower Lake Lower Lake High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 873 students
    1.4 miles
    9430 A Lake St.
    Lower Lake, CA 95457
    (707)994-6471
    1.4 8-12 873
  • Lower Lake Lower Lake Elementary School
    Grades: K-7 | 602 students
    1.5 miles
    9240 Lake St.
    Lower Lake, CA 95457
    (707)994-5787
    1.5 K-7 602

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