Highlander Charter



Highlander Charter Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highlander Charter Students by Grade
PK 23
K 32
1 35
2 36
3 36
4 36
5 36
6 37
7 58
8 40
9 31
10 37
11 21
12 0

Highlander Charter is a public elementary school located in Providence, RI in the Highlander School District. It enrolls 458 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highlander Charter is the 39th largest public school in Rhode Island and the 26,068th largest nationally. It has 12.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 458
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 37

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Highlander Charter Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 239
(52%)
239
(52%)
 Female 219
(48%)
219
(48%)

Highlander Charter Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 269
(59%)
269
(59%)
 Black 89
(19%)
89
(19%)
 Two or More 50
(11%)
50
(11%)
 White 31
(7%)
31
(7%)
 American Indian 12
(3%)
12
(3%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Highlander Charter Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 306
(67%)
306
(67%)
 Not Eligible 90
(20%)
90
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(14%)
62
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 185 ranked schools in Rhode Island, Highlander Charter is ranked 28th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highlander Charter students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 49.2%. 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.

Highlander Charter Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 234
2006 237
2007 246
2008 273
2009 282
2010 282
2011 296
2012 314
2013 352
2014 393
2015 458

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 13.9
2007 13.3
2008 21.8
2009 13.8
2010 11.5
2011 12.9
2012 16.5
2013 20.7
2014 19.6
2015 12.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63247863247863
2006 0.51054852320675
2007 0.60162601626016
2008 0.62271062271062
2009 0.55673758865248
2010 0.78368794326241
2011 0.71283783783784
2012 0.78025477707006
2013 0.77840909090909
2014 0.78371501272265
2015 0.80349344978166

Compare Highlander Charter to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 80.3%
 

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Public PK - 11 458 12.4:1  
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Public 06 - 08 857 13.8:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 01 351 13.5:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 466 16.5:1 1 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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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