Highland Park H S 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
4220 Emerson Ave
Dallas, TX 75205
Phone
(214) 780-3700
District
HIGHLAND PARK ISD
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2148
Classroom Teachers
145

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.0% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Highland Park H S School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
82%
53%
94%
48%
70%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 553 25.7%
Grade 10 559 26.0%
Grade 11 527 24.5%
Grade 12 509 23.7%
Total 2148 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 85.9% 85.3% 28.3%
Black 0.5% 0.9% 13.0%
Hispanic 5.7% 5.7% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.5% 7.6% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 0.0% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 35,155 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,638.0 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 28.3% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.1% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.7% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 12.1% 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,681 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children 7.3% 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 99.4% 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 86.3% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 60.1% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.5% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.7% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 5.9% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 4.2% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.3% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 4.3% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,246 $43,996,824 20.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $529 $3,726,276 1.8%
Staff $579 $4,078,476 1.9%
General Administration $206 $1,451,064 0.7%
School Administration $414 $2,916,216 1.4%
Operation $878 $6,184,632 2.9%
Transportation $42 $295,848 0.1%
Other $439 $3,092,316 1.5%
Total Support $3,087 $21,744,828 10.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $20,756 $146,205,264 69.0%
Total Expenditures $30,090 $211,953,960 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,401 $29,346,035,266 45.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $2,442,546,064 3.8%
Staff $444 $2,411,547,841 3.7%
General Administration $131 $714,409,372 1.1%
School Administration $534 $2,900,930,028 4.5%
Operation $972 $5,280,923,861 8.1%
Transportation $256 $1,388,304,729 2.1%
Other $426 $2,312,284,164 3.6%
Total Support $3,212 $17,450,832,940 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,331 $18,100,703,171 27.9%
Total Expenditures $11,944 $64,897,128,459 100.0%
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%