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
9 605
10 422
11 332
12 239

Highland High School is a public high school of the Albuquerque Public Schools located in Albuquerque, NM. It has 1,598 students in grades 9th through 12th. Highland High School is the 17th largest public high school in New Mexico and the 2,838th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,598
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 103.3

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Highland High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 844
(53%)
14,117
(51%)
 Female 754
(47%)
13,459
(49%)

Highland High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,107
(69%)
17,641
(64%)
 White 192
(12%)
6,392
(23%)
 American Indian 113
(7%)
1,439
(5%)
 Black 80
(5%)
732
(3%)
 Two or More 51
(3%)
719
(3%)
 Asian 43
(3%)
628
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 12
(1%)
25
(0%)

Highland High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,129
(71%)
12,703
(46%)
 Not Eligible 376
(24%)
13,174
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 93
(6%)
1,699
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Highland High School is ranked 6th out of 0 ranked schools in New Mexico, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.5%) is higher than the state average of 60.5%. 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 1901
2006 1897
2007 1837
2008 1797
2009 1664
2010 1667
2011 1634
2012 1598

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 16.6
2007 15.6
2008 15.8
2009 14.9
2010 16.2
2011 16.5
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50552340873225
2006 0.47232472324723
2007 0.51333696243876
2008 0.54924874791319
2009 0.59074519230769
2010 0.70605878824235
2011 0.76988984088127
2012 0.76470588235294

Compare Highland High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,524.5% 15.2:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 60.5%
 
This School 76.5%
 

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