Highlands Elementary School
Highlands Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Highlands Elementary School's student population of 502 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||502 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||26 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Highlands Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Highlands Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AL)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#165 out of 1270 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||18:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Dothan City School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Highlands Elementary School is Houston County Alternative School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Honeysuckle Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heard Magnet School (3.1 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Dothan Heard Magnet School Grades: K-5 | 426 students
201 Daniel Cir
Dothan, AL 36301
(334) 794-1471 3.1 K-5 426
- Dothan Honeysuckle Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 518 students
1665 Honeysuckle Rd
Dothan, AL 36305
(334) 794-1420 3.2 6-8 518
- Dothan Girard Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
522 Girard Ave
Dothan, AL 36303
(334) 794-1467 3.6 PK-5 274
- Dothan Kelly Springs Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
1124 Kelly Springs Rd
Dothan, AL 36303
(334) 983-6565 3.6 PK-5 451
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