Highland Park Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,089
Best Middle School in Texas
#14
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District HIGHLAND PARK ISD
Type Public
 Phone (214)780-3600
 Location 3555 GRANADA AVE
DALLAS, TX 75205
Charter School No

Highland Park Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 14th in the best public middle schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Highland Park Middle student body is mostly White with a small Asian Pacific population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White88.4%963
Black0.6%7
Hispanic4.7%51
Asian Pacific5.1%55
Native American Indian0.2%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%2
Two or more races0.8%9

Family Income

vs. other Texas middle schools
Upper 0.2%

0% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas middle school median of 51.4%. By this measure, HIGHLAND PARK MIDDLE students are largely wealthy and rank 2nd in Texas for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade557
8th Grade532
Total1,089

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
98%
Rank in Texas
14th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Highland Park Middle scored an average 98% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.5% of Texas middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls97%97%
Boys97%98%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander90% or more*90% or more*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic80% to 89%*90% or more*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White97%98%
With Disabilites75% to 79%*80% to 84%*
Limited English50% or more*50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.9%32
Boys4.7%27
Girls0.9%5
Texas Median12.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.2%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.4%2

Location

Highland Park Middle
3555 GRANADA AVE
DALLAS, TX
75205
(214)780-3600

10 out of 10 1

District

HIGHLAND PARK ISD
DALLAS, TX