Highland Elementary School



Highland Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 28
K 72
1 50
2 61
3 41
4 49
5 43
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highland Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Baton Rouge, LA in the East Baton Rouge Parish School District. It enrolls 344 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highland Elementary School is the 604th largest public school in Louisiana and the 37,610th largest nationally.

Total Students: 344
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -9

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Highland Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 180
(52%)
15,574
(51%)
 Female 164
(48%)
15,163
(49%)

Highland Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 251
(73%)
24,058
(78%)
 Hispanic 68
(20%)
2,267
(7%)
 White 19
(6%)
3,103
(10%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
945
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
80
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
54
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
230
(1%)

Highland Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 261
(76%)
17,966
(58%)
 Not Eligible 83
(24%)
12,771
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 800 ranked schools in Louisiana, Highland Elementary School is ranked 469th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.9%) is higher than the state average of 64.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 414
2006 359
2007 372
2008 335
2009 362
2010 372
2011 351
2012 323
2013 332
2014 339
2015 344

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 12.2
2007 14.1
2008 12
2009 12.7
2010 13.8
2011 12.9
2012 13.2
2013 15.1
2014 14.6
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85507246376812
2006 0.91364902506964
2007 0.96236559139785
2008 0.96119402985075
2009 0.9585635359116
2010 0.95698924731183
2011 0.95726495726496
2012 0.91950464396285
2013 0.9789156626506
2014 0.76401179941003
2015 0.75872093023256

Compare Highland Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,280.2% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 64.3%
 
This School 75.9%
 

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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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