Highlands Elementary



Highlands Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highlands Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 127
1 99
2 108
3 113
4 102
5 140
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highlands Elementary is a public elementary school located in Concord, CA in the Mt. Diablo Unf School District. It enrolls 689 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highlands Elementary is the 1,452nd largest public school in California and the 8,161st largest nationally. It has 26.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 689
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,161st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,452nd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,381st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,883rd out of 6,159

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Highlands Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 366
(53%)
11,475
(49%)
 Male 323
(47%)
12,157
(51%)

Highlands Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 364
(53%)
8,514
(36%)
 Hispanic 114
(17%)
9,501
(40%)
 Asian 95
(14%)
2,573
(11%)
 Two or More 88
(13%)
1,769
(7%)
 Black 21
(3%)
987
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
192
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
96
(0%)

Highlands Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 553
(80%)
12,882
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 113
(16%)
9,037
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(3%)
1,713
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Highlands Elementary is ranked 4,416th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highlands Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 58.5%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 669
2006 666
2007 709
2008 702
2009 670
2010 629
2011 623
2012 689

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.9
2006 20.5
2007 19.7
2008 21.9
2009 24.8
2010 N/A
2011 26
2012 26.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 0.13663663663664
2007 0.12552891396333
2008 0.15242165242165
2009 0.16417910447761
2010 0.16216216216216
2011
2012 0.19738751814224

Compare Highlands Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,660.0% 26.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Highlands Elementary
Concord, CA
Public KG - 05 689 26.6:1  
Pine Hollow Middle School
Concord, CA
Public 06 - 08 708 22.5:1 1 miles
Mt. Diablo Elementary
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Public KG - 05 792 26.9:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 382 23:1 2 miles
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Private KG - 08 118 13:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 446 23.9:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 118 11:1 3 miles
Tabernacle School
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Private PK - 08 502 21:1 3 miles
Diablo View Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 654 24.8:1 3 miles
Kings Valley Christian School
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Private PK - 08 279 14:1 3 miles
Mountain View Elementary
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Public KG - 05 406 24:1 3 miles
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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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