Highland Primary School



Highland Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Primary School Students by Grade
PK 71
K 197
1 177
2 173
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highland Primary School is a public elementary school located in Highland, IL in the Highland Community Unit School District 5. It enrolls 618 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highland Primary School is the 367th largest public school in Illinois and the 12,099th largest nationally. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 618
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.76
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,099th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 367th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 786th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 268th out of 2,345

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Highland Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 340
(55%)
845
(52%)
 Female 278
(45%)
776
(48%)

Highland Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 578
(94%)
1,517
(94%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
42
(3%)
 Hispanic 14
(2%)
31
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
18
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Highland Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 394
(64%)
1,034
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 145
(23%)
380
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 79
(13%)
207
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Highland Primary School is ranked 1,033rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.2%) is lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Highland Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 377
2006 578
2007 583
2008 578
2009 564
2010 592
2011 597
2012 618

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 18.1
2007 18.2
2008 15.3
2009 14.3
2010 16.2
2011 16.3
2012 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19628647214854
2006 0.21280276816609
2007 0.26072041166381
2008 0.26470588235294
2009 0.31914893617021
2010 0.25844594594595
2011 0.2998324958124
2012 0.36245954692557

Compare Highland Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.2%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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