Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program

Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program serves 16 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program's student population of 16 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students16 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
13%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
37%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
19%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
31%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.720.70
This chart display the diversity score of Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighlands School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Highlands County Hospital/homebound Program is Highlands County Schools Jail Program (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Highlands Virtual Franchise (0.0 miles away)
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