Highland High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,599
College Readiness Index
24.1
Math Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
22:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,926 Students
  • 131 Teachers

Highland High School
4301 EAST GUADALUPE RD
GILBERT, AZ 85234

Phone: (480) 497-3452

District: Gilbert Unified District

Overview

Highland High School is ranked 28th within Arizona. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Highland High School is 27 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 21 percent. Highland High School is 1 of 8 high schools in the Gilbert Unified District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1599
State Rank
#28

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,926
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 21%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 10%
Full-Time Teachers 131

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 93%
Proficient in Math 86%
College Readiness Index 24.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 8
Total Students 12,400
Proficient in Reading (district average) 92%
Proficient in Math (district average) 81%
College Readiness (district average) 31.6

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Nearby Schools

Highland High School is 1 of 8 schools in the Gilbert Unified District.

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