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Highlands Elementary
1326 Pennsylvania Blvd.
Concord, CA 94521

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  • School Type: Elementary School
  • District: Mt. Diablo Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 3
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 4%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: K-5
  • K-3 Class Size: 28
  • Grades 4-6 Class Size: 30
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 0%
  • English learners: 12%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 6%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 21%
  • Special education within past two years: 12%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 3.83
(based on the 72% who responded)
Graduate School
 25%
College Graduate
 45%
Some College
 21%
High School
Graduate
 8%
Not a High School
Graduate
 2%

State Rank: 8 out of 101
API Score:
(2013)
8762
Student Ethnicity:
White
 55%
Hispanic/Latino
 16%
Asian
 12%
Two or More
 8%
Filipino
 4%
African American
 4%
American Indian
 1%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 94521:

Related Schools:
Highlands Elementary rank: 8 in Concord
Pine Hollow Middle rank: 6 in Concord
Diablo View Middle rank: 9 in Clayton
Mt. Diablo Elementary rank: 10 in Clayton
Clayton Valley Charter High rank: 9 in Concord
Ayers Elementary rank: 6 in Concord
Silverwood Elementary rank: 7 in Concord
Mountain View Elementary rank: 6 in Concord

Notes:
  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)