Highland High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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
9135 Erie St
Highland, IN 46322
Phone
(219) 922-5610
District
SCHOOL TOWN OF HIGHLAND
County
LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1122
Classroom Teachers
60

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

7

(10 is best)

Better than 67.3% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
51%
47%
65%
61%
37%
34%
51%
47%
65%
61%
37%
34%
    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
19
18
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 279 24.9%
Grade 10 276 24.6%
Grade 11 287 25.6%
Grade 12 280 25.0%
Total 1122 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 58.8% 57.4% 70.5%
Black 7.7% 7.9% 13.5%
Hispanic 31.3% 32.5% 13.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.2% 2.1% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.7% 41.5% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.4% 33.1% 40.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 8.3% 7.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,743 6,732,219
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,293.3 186
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.6% 20.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.4% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.5% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 18.5% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,473 2,570,419
Single Parent Households With Children 9.1% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.9% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.4% 26.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.4% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.9% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.5% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.4% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.9% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.5% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 5.4% 10.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,373 $13,888,648 41.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $298 $946,448 2.8%
Staff $312 $990,912 3.0%
General Administration $146 $463,696 1.4%
School Administration $509 $1,616,584 4.8%
Operation $1,249 $3,966,824 11.9%
Transportation $354 $1,124,304 3.4%
Other $396 $1,257,696 3.8%
Total Support $3,264 $10,366,464 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,873 $9,124,648 27.3%
Total Expenditures $10,509 $33,376,584 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $5,950,874,179 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $488 $514,083,570 4.2%
Staff $385 $405,634,139 3.3%
General Administration $195 $205,618,980 1.7%
School Administration $626 $660,314,164 5.4%
Operation $1,093 $1,152,071,943 9.5%
Transportation $594 $626,646,766 5.2%
Other $248 $261,830,185 2.2%
Total Support $3,630 $3,826,200,550 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,229 $2,349,225,227 19.4%
Total Expenditures $11,504 $12,126,298,541 100.0%
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%