Highlands Middle School



Highlands Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highlands Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 306
7 288
8 304
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highlands Middle School is a public elementary school located in Jacksonville, FL in the Duval School District. It enrolls 898 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 898
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 45

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Highlands Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 466
(52%)
48,185
(51%)
 Female 432
(48%)
45,458
(49%)

Highlands Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 772
(86%)
41,121
(44%)
 White 58
(6%)
36,030
(38%)
 Hispanic 44
(5%)
8,431
(9%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
3,796
(4%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
3,884
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
194
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
187
(0%)

Highlands Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 613
(68%)
45,294
(48%)
 Not Eligible 227
(25%)
44,457
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(6%)
3,892
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Highlands Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.7%) is 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1126
2006 1175
2007 1162
2008 934
2009 890
2010 901
2011 868
2012 898

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 19.3
2007 17.1
2008 14.8
2009 16.5
2010 19.2
2011 19.3
2012 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59413854351687
2006 0.58978723404255
2007 0.55507745266781
2008 0.71841541755889
2009 0.70674157303371
2010 0.72807991120977
2011 0.78801843317972
2012 0.74721603563474

Compare Highlands Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 74.7%
 

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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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