Highland Middle School



Highland Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 260
7 268
8 257
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highland Middle School is a public elementary school located in Highland, IN in the School Town of Highland School District. It enrolls 785 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 785
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 51

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Highland Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 401
(51%)
1,062
(51%)
 Female 384
(49%)
1,033
(49%)

Highland Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 519
(66%)
1,341
(64%)
 Hispanic 184
(23%)
558
(27%)
 Black 45
(6%)
98
(5%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
62
(3%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
33
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Highland Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 507
(65%)
1,318
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 230
(29%)
629
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(6%)
148
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Highland Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.4%) is lower than the state average of 52.4%. 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 Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 558
2006 564
2007 540
2008 525
2009 555
2010 553
2011 518
2012 785

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.1
2006 N/A
2007 20.4
2008 19.4
2009 20.5
2010 20.6
2011 N/A
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16845878136201
2006 0.12943262411348
2007 0.22777777777778
2008 0.24571428571429
2009 0.28648648648649
2010 0.29656419529837
2011 0.34942084942085
2012 0.35414012738854

Compare Highland Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.4%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Highland Middle School
Highland, IN
Public 06 - 08 785 15.4:1  
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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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