Highland Park Elementary



Highland Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 3
K 115
1 105
2 106
3 128
4 121
5 100
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highland Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Austin, TX in the Austin Independent School District. It enrolls 678 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highland Park Elementary is the 1,260th largest public school in Texas and the 8,666th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 678
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.07
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,666th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,260th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,192nd out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,061st out of 4,707

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Highland Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 354
(52%)
33,970
(51%)
 Female 324
(48%)
32,404
(49%)

Highland Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 521
(77%)
15,804
(24%)
 Hispanic 102
(15%)
41,106
(62%)
 Two or More 26
(4%)
1,600
(2%)
 Asian 19
(3%)
2,193
(3%)
 Black 8
(1%)
5,504
(8%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
134
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
33
(0%)

Highland Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 642
(95%)
22,726
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 28
(4%)
40,119
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(1%)
3,529
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Highland Park Elementary is ranked 4,511th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 63.8%. 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 Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 512
2006 532
2007 559
2008 601
2009 637
2010 662
2011 650
2012 678

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 15.3
2007 15.2
2008 14.8
2009 15.1
2010 15.4
2011 15.2
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.04296875
2006 0.054511278195489
2007 0.051878354203936
2008 0.073211314475874
2009 0.076923076923077
2010 0.063444108761329
2011 0.055384615384615
2012 0.053097345132743

Compare Highland Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 

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Public PK - 05 678 15.7:1  
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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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