Highland Primary School



Highland Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Primary School Students by Grade
PK 82
K 152
1 170
2 142
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 546 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highland Primary School is the 544th largest public school in Illinois and the 17,847th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 546
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.73
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,847th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 544th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 791st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 380th out of 2,415

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Highland Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 291
(53%)
1,013
(52%)
 Female 255
(47%)
927
(48%)

Highland Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 504
(92%)
1,813
(93%)
 Two or More 21
(4%)
57
(3%)
 Hispanic 13
(2%)
41
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
18
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Highland Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 387
(71%)
1,397
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 142
(26%)
463
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
80
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Highland Primary School is ranked 1,330th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.1%) is lower than the state average of 52.9%. 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
2013 625
2014 600
2015 546

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
2013 N/A
2014 14.9
2015 14.5

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
2013 0.3888
2014 0.385
2015 0.29120879120879

Compare Highland Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.1%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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