Highland High School



Highland High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 562
10 468
11 484
12 448

Highland High School is a public high school of the Kern High School District located in Bakersfield, CA. It has 1,962 students in grades 9th through 12th. Highland High School is the 399th largest public high school in California and the 1,711th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 26.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,962
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 74.02
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,711th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 399th out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,270th out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 516th out of 2,608

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Highland High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,052
(54%)
19,409
(51%)
 Female 910
(46%)
18,661
(49%)

Highland High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,341
(68%)
24,408
(64%)
 White 380
(19%)
8,700
(23%)
 Black 113
(6%)
2,265
(6%)
 Asian 69
(4%)
1,536
(4%)
 Two or More 34
(2%)
856
(2%)
 American Indian 22
(1%)
248
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
57
(0%)

Highland High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,061
(54%)
21,714
(57%)
 Not Eligible 715
(36%)
12,953
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 186
(9%)
3,403
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Highland High School is ranked 292nd out of 2,578 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 55.7%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2064
2006 1965
2007 2073
2008 1860
2009 1925
2010 1897
2011 1935
2012 1872
2013 1929
2014 1966
2015 1962

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25
2006 22.6
2007 19.6
2008 21.3
2009 24
2010 N/A
2011 23.8
2012 23
2013 23.2
2014 26.1
2015 26.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51501937984496
2006 0.52722646310433
2007 0.49975880366618
2008 0.62634408602151
2009 0.63428571428571
2010 0.62098049551924
2011 0.0077519379844961
2012 0.56303418803419
2013 0.60756868843961
2014 0.62665310274669
2015 0.63557594291539

Compare Highland High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
2,650.0% 26.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 
This School 63.6%
 

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