Highland Elementary



Highland Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 130
1 134
2 135
3 137
4 144
5 135
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highland Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Standard Elementary School District. It enrolls 815 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highland Elementary is the 670th largest public school in California and the 3,749th largest nationally. It has 22.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 815
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,749th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 670th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,019th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 400th out of 6,159

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Highland Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 422
(52%)
1,467
(49%)
 Male 393
(48%)
1,512
(51%)

Highland Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 633
(78%)
2,198
(74%)
 Hispanic 146
(18%)
630
(21%)
 Asian 17
(2%)
45
(2%)
 Black 7
(1%)
22
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
41
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
41
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Highland Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 415
(51%)
1,934
(65%)
 Not Eligible 257
(32%)
618
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 143
(18%)
427
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Highland Elementary is ranked 918th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 731
2006 774
2007 788
2008 852
2009 859
2010 885
2011 835
2012 815

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 20.4
2007 19.2
2008 21.3
2009 22.6
2010 N/A
2011 24.6
2012 22.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51299589603283
2006 0.57364341085271
2007 0.63451776649746
2008 0.59037558685446
2009 0.63795110593714
2010 0.69378531073446
2011 0.32694610778443
2012 0.68466257668712

Compare Highland Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,260.0% 22.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 68.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Highland Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 05 815 22.6:1  
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Public KG - 05 493 23.5:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 06 613 27.9:1 2 miles
Wingland Elementary
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Public KG - 05 725 22:1 2 miles
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Public 06 - 08 946 23.6:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 870 22.7:1 3 miles
Bethel Apostolic Academy
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Private KG - 08 53 9:1 3 miles
Beardsley Elementary
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Public KG - 06 374 24.9:1 3 miles
Stella I. Hills Elementary
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Public KG - 05 508 20.1:1 3 miles
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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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