Lakeland Highlands Middle School



Lakeland Highlands Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lakeland Highlands Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 373
7 406
8 418
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lakeland Highlands Middle School is a public elementary school located in Lakeland, FL in the Polk School District. It enrolls 1,197 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,197
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 76

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Lakeland Highlands Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 643
(54%)
37,087
(52%)
 Female 554
(46%)
34,787
(48%)

Lakeland Highlands Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 683
(57%)
31,934
(44%)
 Hispanic 213
(18%)
21,142
(29%)
 Black 211
(18%)
15,027
(21%)
 Two or More 42
(4%)
2,205
(3%)
 Asian 34
(3%)
1,103
(2%)
 American Indian 12
(1%)
376
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
87
(0%)

Lakeland Highlands Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 658
(55%)
21,318
(30%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 453
(38%)
44,877
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 86
(7%)
5,679
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Lakeland Highlands Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.0%) is lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Lakeland Highlands Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1191
2006 1203
2007 1253
2008 1230
2009 1243
2010 1332
2011 1337
2012 1197

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 15.4
2007 16.3
2008 13.1
2009 15.9
2010 16.9
2011 16.5
2012 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28211586901763
2006 0.30590191188695
2007 0.29449321628093
2008 0.33170731707317
2009 0.3917940466613
2010 0.44294294294294
2011 0.471952131638
2012 0.45029239766082

Compare Lakeland Highlands Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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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