Highland High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
Math Proficiency
Language Proficiency
Student/Teacher Ratio
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,562 Students
  • 71 Teachers

Highland High
2166 SOUTH 1700 EAST

Phone: (801) 484-4343

District: Salt Lake District


At Highland High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Highland High is 60 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 37 percent. Highland High is 1 of 5 high schools in the Salt Lake District.

Rankings / Awards

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Medal Awarded None
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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 1,562
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 37%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 54%
Full-Time Teachers 71

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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 Language 82%
Proficient in Math 32%
College Readiness Index 39.0

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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 No


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

Total Schools 5
Total Students 6,721
Proficient in Language (district average) 66%
Proficient in Math (district average) 20%
College Readiness (district average) 30.0

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

Nearby Schools

Highland High is 1 of 5 schools in the Salt Lake District.

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