Highland Park High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
2.6
Math Proficiency
2.5
Reading Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 808 Students
  • 63 Teachers

Highland Park High
2424 SE CALIFORNIA AVE
TOPEKA, KS 66605

Phone: (785) 274-6000

District: Topeka Public Schools

Overview

At Highland Park High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Highland Park High is 7 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 64 percent. Highland Park High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Topeka Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 808
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 64%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 79%
Full-Time Teachers 63

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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 61%
Proficient in Math 54%
College Readiness Index 2.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
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 4
Total Students 3,860
Proficient in Reading (district average) 72%
Proficient in Math (district average) 62%
College Readiness (district average) 4.2

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