Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 1%

Highland City school information

IndexHighland CityFloridaNational
Average Test Scores50%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:117:116:1
Total public schools13,38879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Highland City are 1% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Highland City
  • 87.5% of people in Highland City have completed 8th grade
  • 86.5% of people in Highland City have completed high school
  • 30.8% of people in Highland City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Highland City

      IndexHighland CityFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade87.5%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school86.5%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college64.7%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree42.7%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.8%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters8.8%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.9%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.1%1.3%

      Highland City, FL School Districts

      • Polk County School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Highland City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Highland City, FL schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Highland City, FL, an average of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lakeland Highlands, FL12,42667%36%
      Medulla, FL8,56153%8%
      Auburndale, FL14,63851%5%
      Lakeland, FL102,71450%2%
      Lake Alfred, FL5,35350%2%
      Highland City, FL10,10050%1%

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      Highland City, FL10,10050%1%
      Source: The Highland City, FL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.