PROFICIENCY 72% 38% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
64%ROSEMOUNT-APPLE VALLEY-EAGAN
59%Apple Valley
52%Minnesota

Highland Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "ROSEMOUNT-APPLE VALLEY-EAGAN" in Apple Valley, MN. There are a total of 686 students and 43 teachers at Highland Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 78 free lunch students and 50 reduced lunch students.

Highland Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 72.0%, which is 38% higher than the Minnesota average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students686
Teachers42.67
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch78
Reduced lunch50

 

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 Highland Elementary, 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
All75%
375-79%
465-69%
580-84%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All69%
360-64%
460-64%
580-84%
6n/a
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.

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Highland Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMinnesotaNational
Caucasian 71.8% 69.1% 70.9% 51.1%
African American 7.3% 10.1% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 9.2% 8.2% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.7% 7.7% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 1.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.5% 4.3% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Scott Highlands Middle School61%0.1Apple Valley, MN
Eastview Senior High74%0.6Apple Valley, MN
Rosemount Area Learning Center35%0.9Apple Valley, MN
Dakota Ridge School20%1.0Apple Valley, MN
Diamond Path Elementary72%1.1Apple Valley, MN
Falcon Ridge Middle School68%1.2Apple Valley, MN
Tea20%1.5Apple Valley, MN
Greenleaf Elementary70%1.6Apple Valley, MN
Paideia Academy Charter School51%1.8Apple Valley, MN
Shannon Park Elementary84%1.9Rosemount, MN
Rosemount Senior High66%2.2Rosemount, MN
Rosemount Middle School69%2.4Rosemount, MN

Apple Valley demographics profile

StatisticApple ValleyMinnesotaNational
Population65,8745,450,868318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,1126291
Median age37.137.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%58%55%
Speak English84%89%79%
Speak Spanish4%4%13%

Education level achieved in Apple Valley

IndexApple ValleyMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade94.6%90.5%84.3%
Completed high school94.3%89.5%83.0%
Completed some college80.8%66.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree61.9%45.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors50.4%34.2%30.3%
Completed masters16.8%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.4%3.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%1.4%1.3%
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Source: The Highland Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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