Highland Lakes School



Highland Lakes School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Lakes School Students by Grade
PK 17
K 50
1 74
2 66
3 74
4 98
5 113
6 104
7 222
8 253
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highland Lakes School is a public elementary school located in Glendale, AZ in the Deer Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 1,071 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highland Lakes School is the 35th largest public school in Arizona and the 827th largest nationally. It has 20.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,071
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 827th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 35th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 666th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 25th out of 948

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Highland Lakes School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 567
(53%)
9,807
(48%)
 Male 504
(47%)
10,668
(52%)

Highland Lakes School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 799
(75%)
14,693
(72%)
 Hispanic 153
(14%)
3,673
(18%)
 Asian 44
(4%)
656
(3%)
 Two or More 38
(4%)
606
(3%)
 Black 31
(3%)
591
(3%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
172
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
84
(0%)

Highland Lakes School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 842
(79%)
14,731
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 175
(16%)
4,559
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(5%)
1,185
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Highland Lakes School is ranked 588th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland Lakes School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Highland Lakes School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 995
2006 970
2007 946
2008 908
2009 885
2010 837
2011 855
2012 1071

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 19
2007 19.5
2008 17.5
2009 20.3
2010 18
2011 20.2
2012 20.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.044221105527638
2006 0.050515463917526
2007
2008 0.095814977973568
2009 0.15254237288136
2010 0.14575866188769
2011 0.16140350877193
2012 0.21381886087768

Compare Highland Lakes School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,010.0% 20.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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