Lakeland Highlands Middle School

740 Lake Miriam Dr, Lakeland, FL 33813 | (863) 648-3500
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,286
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School Summary and Highlights
School District Details
  • Polk County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,826
  • Graduation Rate: 68.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.8
  • Enrolled Students: 94,530

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,286
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 78.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 647 (50.3%)
  • Females: 596 (46.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 105 (8.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 382 (29.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 487 (37.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lakeland Highlands Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black18414.3%
Asian302.3%
Hispanic15311.9%
White87468.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lakeland Highlands Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade44034.2%
7th Grade44834.8%
8th Grade39830.9%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
74.4%
District:
75.3%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.7%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
7.5%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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