Highland Elementary School

40 South Highland Ave, Columbus, OH 43223 | (614) 365-5935
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 340
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 40 S Highland Ave, Columbus, OH 43223
  • Principal or Admin: Jaime P. Taylor
  • Fax: (614) 365-8726
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Columbus City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $14,159
  • Graduation Rate: 50.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.9
  • Enrolled Students: 52,810

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 340
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 158 (46.5%)
  • Females: 146 (42.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 9 (2.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 268 (78.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 277 (81.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Highland Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Highland Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade4613.5%
2nd Grade5616.5%
3rd Grade5315.6%
4th Grade6117.9%
5th Grade5315.6%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2010)
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Master's Degree
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Bachelor's Degree
Percent of Teachers That Are Properly Certified
Average Years of Teacher Experience
Average Teacher Salary
Source: OH Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Former Student on November 25, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • A former student at Highland, Now I am a freshman. As a student here, I really enjoyed all the activities at this school. Although, I do not go there anymore, nor have I been there recently, I doubt much has changed. I had some Of the greatest teachers as far as I can remember. The Teachers really set up a nice envirement for this school and also for the kids surrounding it. This school, gave me hopes as a kid, to be someone in life, and go for your dreams! The staff is amazing, the food, everything! I hope some of the amazing teachers remember me. Peace.
    Nick Holycross

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