Highlands Elementary School



Highlands Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highlands Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 21
K 72
1 69
2 83
3 96
4 100
5 86
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highlands Elementary School is a public elementary school located in La Grange Highlands, IL in the Lagrange Highlands School District 106. It enrolls 527 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highlands Elementary School is the 615th largest public school in Illinois and the 19,075th largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 527
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.81
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,075th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 615th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 618th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 393rd out of 2,345

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Highlands Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 279
(53%)
445
(52%)
 Female 248
(47%)
417
(48%)

Highlands Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 448
(85%)
730
(85%)
 Hispanic 55
(10%)
90
(10%)
 Asian 12
(2%)
18
(2%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
15
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Highlands Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 505
(96%)
828
(96%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 22
(4%)
34
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Highlands Elementary School is ranked 2,409th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highlands Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (4.2%) is significantly 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.

Highlands Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 558
2006 559
2007 569
2008 578
2009 570
2010 552
2011 548
2012 527

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 15.1
2007 16.3
2008 13.9
2009 12.7
2010 12.8
2011 12.7
2012 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 0.021897810218978
2012 0.041745730550285

Compare Highlands Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 4.2%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 527 12:1  
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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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