Highlands Elementary School



Highlands Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highlands Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 124
1 113
2 110
3 76
4 82
5 86
6 86
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highlands Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Immokalee, FL in the Collier School District. It enrolls 678 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highlands Elementary School is the 858th largest public school in Florida and the 8,666th largest nationally. It has 12.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 678
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 56
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,666th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 858th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 310th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 435th out of 2,205

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Highlands Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 354
(52%)
15,668
(52%)
 Female 324
(48%)
14,625
(48%)

Highlands Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 617
(91%)
14,352
(47%)
 Black 28
(4%)
3,596
(12%)
 White 17
(3%)
11,100
(37%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
615
(2%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
266
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
332
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
32
(0%)

Highlands Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 613
(90%)
17,508
(58%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(5%)
2,085
(7%)
 Not Eligible 32
(5%)
10,700
(35%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Highlands Elementary School is ranked 233rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highlands Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Highlands Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 678
2006 646
2007 664
2008 709
2009 719
2010 733
2011 674
2012 678

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 12.7
2007 11.2
2008 11.7
2009 12.4
2010 12.7
2011 12
2012 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86725663716814
2006 0.90557275541796
2007 0.92469879518072
2008 0.91537376586742
2009 0.92906815020862
2010 0.92496589358799
2011 0.9406528189911
2012 0.95280235988201

Compare Highlands Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 95.3%
 

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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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