PROFICIENCY 84% 17% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
78%RICHARDSON ISD
65%Dallas
72%Texas

Lake Highlands Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "RICHARDSON ISD" in Dallas, TX. There are a total of 692 students and 43 teachers at Lake Highlands Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 241 free lunch students and 28 reduced lunch students.

Lake Highlands Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 84.0%, which is 17% higher than than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students692
Teachers42.92
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch241
Reduced lunch28

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Lake Highlands Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All84%
380-84%
480-84%
585-89%
680-84%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All84%
380-84%
475-79%
590-94%
685-89%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Lake Highlands Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian n/a 30.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American n/a 22.0% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian n/a 7.7% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 36.8% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 2.5% 2.1% 3.1%

Dallas demographics profile

StatisticDallasTexasNational
Population1,240,98526,092,033314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)3,6359691
Median age32.233.937.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%56%55%
Speak English57%65%79%
Speak Spanish38%30%13%

Education level achieved in Dallas

IndexDallasTexasNational
Completed 8th grade73.0%78.5%83.8%
Completed high school71.0%77.0%82.4%
Completed some college52.2%56.3%58.4%
Completed associate degree34.2%33.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors29.7%27.1%29.3%
Completed masters11.1%9.1%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.8%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Lake Highlands Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.