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Hightower High School

Hightower High School is a coeducational public school for students in grades 9 through 12.

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Education Quality
96
Cost Of Living
82
Climate
87
Outcomes
Institution Type: Public Setting: Suburban

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Finance

Finance

Public schools are supported through local, state, and federal funding, and do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Academics

Academics

92% of students graduate from Hightower High School

Test Scores

21 Average score for the ACT Composite

1419 Average score for the SAT Composite

Adequate Yearly Progress

AYP was Not Met Overall for the year 2012.

AYP is a measurement defined by the United States federal No Child Left Behind Act that allows the U.S. Department of Education to determine how every public school and school district in the country is performing academically according to results on standardized tests.

Awards

Hightower High School received a Silver award from US News in 2013.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 2,321
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 653
10 548
11 539
12 581

Hightower High School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Hightower High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 18 : 1
Gender 46% Male / 54% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

43% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Hightower High School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 26%
Black or African American 55%
Asian 12%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
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