Highland High School

Unclaimed
7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
8
Grades
9-12
Students
1,966
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Science
47%
State avg: 50%
English
61%
State avg: 48%
Math
29%
State avg: 37%
4/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
89%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
39%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1369
State avg: 1473
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Equity
Environment
General Information
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
66%
White
21%
Black
6%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
Filipino
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
23 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
6%
State avg: 9%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
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8 Reviews
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4 1
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2 1
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Neighborhood
2900 Royal Scots Way
Bakersfield, CA 93306
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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