Highland School Of Technology Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
21.6
Algebra Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 561 Students
  • 41 Teachers

Highland School Of Technology
1600 NORTH MORRIS ST
GASTONIA, NC 28052

Phone: (704) 810-8818

District: Gaston County Schools

Overview

At Highland School Of Technology, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Highland School Of Technology is 26 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 26 percent. Highland School Of Technology is 1 of 11 high schools in the Gaston County 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 561
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 26%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 27%
Full-Time Teachers 41

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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 English N/A
Proficient in Algebra N/A
College Readiness Index 21.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 11
Total Students 9,746
Proficient in English (district average) 73%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 61%
College Readiness (district average) 9.5

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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