PROFICIENCY 77% 7% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
78%RICHARDSON ISD
53%Dallas
72%Texas

Lake Highlands J H is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "RICHARDSON ISD" in Dallas, TX. There are a total of 817 students and 51 teachers at Lake Highlands J H, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 433 free lunch students and 28 reduced lunch students.

Lake Highlands J H has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 77.0%, which is 7% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students817
Teachers51.34
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch433
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 J H, 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
All77%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
760-64%
877%
High School>= 95%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All77%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
774%
881%
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.

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Lake Highlands J H race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 29.5% 30.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 23.8% 22.0% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 5.9% 7.7% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 37.9% 36.8% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.4% 2.5% 2.1% 3.1%

Dallas demographics profile

StatisticDallasTexasNational
Population1,278,43326,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,7619791
Median age32.534.237.7
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 grade74.2%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school72.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college53.9%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.5%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.0%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters11.5%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.9%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Lake Highlands J H data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.