School Town Of Highland School District

9145 Kennedy Ave
Highland, IN 46322
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

School Town Of Highland School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public preschool serving 390 students in School Town Of Highland School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in Indiana.
Public Preschool in School Town Of Highland School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Indiana public pre school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 37% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public preschool average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
6 Schools
531 Schools
# Students
3,072 Students
221,411 Students
# Teachers
180 Teachers
13,994 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

School Town Of Highland School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 391 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (IN)
#137 out of 392 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of School Town Of Highland  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
39%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of School Town Of Highland  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
45%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of School Town Of Highland  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
92%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of School Town Of Highland  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.61
0.51
# American Indian Students
2 Students
361 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
42 Students
6,843 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
1,067 Students
29,361 Students
% Hispanic Students
35%
13%
# Black Students
305 Students
21,648 Students
% Black Students
10%
10%
# White Students
1,575 Students
150,368 Students
% White Students
51%
68%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
227 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
81 Students
12,603 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
26
20,462
# Students in K Grade:
199
37,556
# Students in 1st Grade:
211
34,522
# Students in 2nd Grade:
217
33,675
# Students in 3rd Grade:
230
30,364
# Students in 4th Grade:
237
29,784
# Students in 5th Grade:
242
23,532
# Students in 6th Grade:
225
8,982
# Students in 7th Grade:
236
947
# Students in 8th Grade:
228
931
# Students in 9th Grade:
255
159
# Students in 10th Grade:
266
157
# Students in 11th Grade:
251
163
# Students in 12th Grade:
249
163
# Ungraded Students:
-
14

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,797 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,179. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,069 is less than the state median of $12,810. The school district spending/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$36 MM
$13,615 MM
This chart display total revenue of School Town Of Highland  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$34 MM
$13,234 MM
This chart display total spending of School Town Of Highland  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,797
$13,179
This chart display average revenue per public school student in School Town Of Highland  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,069
$12,810
This chart display average spending per public school student in School Town Of Highland  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best School Town Of Highland School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Judith Morton Johnston Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8220 Fifth St
Highland, IN 46322
(219) 923-2428
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,072 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : 92% (Top 50% in IN)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 39% (Top 50%)
  • : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IN Dept. of Education

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