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
9 243
10 236
11 222
12 252

Highland High School is a public high school of the Highland Community Unit School District 5 located in Highland, IL. It has 953 students in grades 9th through 12th. Highland High School is the 238th largest public high school in Illinois and the 6,284th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.1 to 1.

Total Students: 953
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 50
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,284th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 238th out of 869
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 758th out of 828
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 266th out of 828

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Highland High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 504
(53%)
504
(53%)
 Female 449
(47%)
449
(47%)

Highland High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 896
(94%)
896
(94%)
 Hispanic 28
(3%)
28
(3%)
 Two or More 12
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Black 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Highland High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 714
(75%)
714
(75%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 190
(20%)
190
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(5%)
49
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Highland High School is ranked 316th out of 854 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.1%) is lower than the state average of 46.4%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1022
2006 1076
2007 1051
2008 1029
2009 1006
2010 991
2011 986
2012 990
2013 979
2014 967
2015 953

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 17.1
2007 19.1
2008 15.7
2009 15.4
2010 16.2
2011 16.4
2012 12.8
2013 979
2014 18.6
2015 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14187866927593
2006 0.17193308550186
2007 0.17982873453853
2008 0.16618075801749
2009 0.21669980119284
2010 0.20887991927346
2011 0.22008113590264
2012 0.27979797979798
2013 0.28702757916241
2014 0.29369183040331
2015 0.2507869884575

Compare Highland High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,537.8% 15.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.1%
 
State Average 46.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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