Highland Lakes School



Highland Lakes School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Lakes School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 74
2 81
3 90
4 110
5 91
6 109
7 235
8 262
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highland Lakes School is a public elementary school located in Glendale, AZ in the Deer Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 1,133 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highland Lakes School is the 24th largest public school in Arizona and the 664th largest nationally. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,133
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 67.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 664th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 24th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 260th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 3rd out of 932

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Highland Lakes School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 568
(50%)
10,815
(52%)
 Female 565
(50%)
10,035
(48%)

Highland Lakes School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 830
(73%)
14,741
(71%)
 Hispanic 155
(14%)
3,802
(18%)
 Asian 55
(5%)
730
(4%)
 Black 47
(4%)
658
(3%)
 Two or More 38
(3%)
658
(3%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
187
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
74
(0%)

Highland Lakes School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 896
(79%)
14,700
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 186
(16%)
4,977
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 51
(5%)
1,173
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Highland Lakes School is ranked 516th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland Lakes School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.9%) is lower than the state average of 53.6%. 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 Lakes School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 995
2006 970
2007 946
2008 908
2009 885
2010 837
2011 855
2012 1071
2013 1067
2014 1082
2015 1133

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 19
2007 19.5
2008 17.5
2009 20.3
2010 18
2011 20.2
2012 20.1
2013 16.8
2014 16.3
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.044221105527638
2006 0.050515463917526
2007
2008 0.095814977973568
2009 0.15254237288136
2010 0.14575866188769
2011 0.16140350877193
2012 0.21381886087768
2013 0.2464854732896
2014 0.19870609981516
2015 0.20917917034422

Compare Highland Lakes School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.9%
 
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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