Highland Elementary



Highland Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 79
2 91
3 61
4 73
5 69
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highland Elementary is a public elementary school located in Seaside, CA in the Monterey Peninsula Unf School District. It enrolls 446 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highland Elementary is the 3,924th largest public school in California and the 26,853rd largest nationally. It has 19.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 446
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,853rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,924th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 801st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,543rd out of 6,159

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Highland Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 238
(53%)
3,984
(52%)
 Female 208
(47%)
3,682
(48%)

Highland Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 371
(83%)
4,169
(54%)
 Asian 24
(5%)
678
(9%)
 Black 20
(4%)
455
(6%)
 White 20
(4%)
1,688
(22%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
504
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
153
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
19
(0%)

Highland Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 407
(91%)
4,992
(65%)
 Not Eligible 23
(5%)
2,082
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(4%)
592
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Highland Elementary is ranked 1,774th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.8%) is significantly 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 486
2006 468
2007 430
2008 417
2009 453
2010 456
2011 469
2012 446

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 21.3
2007 20
2008 19.9
2009 22.6
2010 N/A
2011 20.8
2012 19.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96502057613169
2006 0.9508547008547
2007 0.94883720930233
2008 0.92805755395683
2009 0.91832229580574
2010 0.92763157894737
2011
2012 0.94843049327354

Compare Highland Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,940.0% 19.4:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 94.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Highland Elementary
Seaside, CA
Public KG - 05 446 19.4:1  
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Public KG - 05 454 20.2:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 532 24.2:1 1 miles
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Private KG - 08 162 11:1 1 miles
International School of Monterey
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Public KG - 08 417 17.1:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 418 22:1 1 miles
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Public 06 - 08 819 20.3:1 2 miles
George C. Marshall Elementary
Seaside, CA
Public KG - 05 740 26:1 3 miles
Chartwell School
Seaside, CA
Private 03 - 08 80 5:1 3 miles
Bay View Academy
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Public KG - 05 238 26.4:1 3 miles
Foothill Elementary
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Public KG - 05 386 28.6:1 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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