Highland Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3042 E Adobe St
Mesa, AZ 85213
Phone
(480) 472-0000
District
MESA UNIFIED DISTRICT (4235)
County
MARICOPA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
822
Classroom Teachers
45

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arizona

8

(10 is best)

Better than 71.7% of AZ schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Highland Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
56%
49%
55%
47%
56%
52%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
59%
51%
58%
52%
60%
49%
59%
51%
58%
52%
60%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
65%
50%
73%
53%
57%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
53%
43%
54%
43%
51%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
18
19
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 112 13.6%
Grade 1 120 14.6%
Grade 2 122 14.8%
Grade 3 118 14.4%
Grade 4 116 14.1%
Grade 5 109 13.3%
Grade 6 125 15.2%
Total 822 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 67.3% 43.5% 38.9%
Black 4.5% 4.7% 5.6%
Hispanic 26.1% 45.6% 46.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 1.3% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.1% 5.0% 5.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.8% 55.0% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.9% 46.5% 40.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.9% 8.5% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 499,575 7,278,717
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,098.5 63
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.1% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.5% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.5% 24.0%
65 OR OLDER 17.4% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 185,636 2,571,268
Single Parent Households With Children 11.1% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.4% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 29.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.2% 11.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.4% 14.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.5% 18.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.2% 18.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.3% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 10.8% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,426 $276,031,916 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $687 $42,845,442 7.8%
Staff $471 $29,374,386 5.4%
General Administration $47 $2,931,202 0.5%
School Administration $396 $24,696,936 4.5%
Operation $904 $56,378,864 10.3%
Transportation $452 $28,189,432 5.1%
Other $232 $14,468,912 2.6%
Total Support $3,189 $198,885,174 36.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,165 $72,656,390 13.3%
Total Expenditures $8,779 $547,511,114 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,101 $4,739,754,811 46.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $588 $679,729,078 6.7%
Staff $372 $429,834,408 4.2%
General Administration $149 $172,638,369 1.7%
School Administration $430 $496,574,086 4.9%
Operation $943 $1,090,092,667 10.8%
Transportation $317 $366,834,508 3.6%
Other $342 $395,127,147 3.9%
Total Support $3,142 $3,630,812,438 35.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,529 $1,767,618,417 17.4%
Total Expenditures $8,772 $10,138,192,386 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%