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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (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
2160
Classroom Teachers
153

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.8% 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

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 88 51
Proficiency in Reading 93 44
Proficiency in Math 82 57

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.10
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.01
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 549 25.4%
Grade 10 521 24.1%
Grade 11 554 25.6%
Grade 12 536 24.8%
Total 2160 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 88.8% 87.5% 28.9%
Black 0.6% 0.8% 12.9%
Hispanic 4.7% 5.1% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.5% 6.2% 4.3%
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% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 34,991 28,304,596
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,611.7 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 29.9% 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.9% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.9% 23.8%
65 OR OLDER 11.6% 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,442 9,430,419
Single Parent Households With Children 7.2% 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 99.5% 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 86.6% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 59.4% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.9% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.3% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 5.7% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 3.9% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.3% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 4.4% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,156 $43,590,636 21.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $507 $3,590,067 1.8%
Staff $518 $3,667,958 1.8%
General Administration $258 $1,826,898 0.9%
School Administration $410 $2,903,210 1.5%
Operation $595 $4,213,195 2.1%
Transportation $43 $304,483 0.2%
Other $492 $3,483,852 1.7%
Total Support $2,823 $19,989,663 10.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $19,224 $136,125,144 68.2%
Total Expenditures $28,202 $199,698,362 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,397 $28,918,524,308 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $442 $2,367,389,970 3.9%
Staff $436 $2,333,971,970 3.8%
General Administration $128 $686,315,674 1.1%
School Administration $527 $2,824,943,065 4.6%
Operation $710 $3,802,009,903 6.2%
Transportation $249 $1,333,957,706 2.2%
Other $416 $2,230,530,750 3.7%
Total Support $2,908 $15,579,381,241 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,052 $16,350,528,291 26.9%
Total Expenditures $11,357 $60,848,895,653 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%