Highlands Elementary School

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1600 Shepard Rd

Winter Springs, FL 32708

(407) 746-6650

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 700

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

16 Parent Reviews for Highlands Elementary School

Love this school!! Check out the FCAT ratings!! Parents are very actively involved and the teachers are great!

Posted by a parent on 11/07/14

This school is very accomodating and helpful as my children have some special needs. The priciple is very hands on. The staff is quite friendly and the teachers are top notch. Pretty well rounded school.

Posted by a parent on 09/29/14

Parents there is NO SUPERVISION on the buses at Highlands! I understand completely that the bus driver needs to pay attention to the road, however there is no ride along help in the form of a School Bus Assistant and there should REALLY be SOMEONE WATCHING these kids! My daughter is attends this school. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/09/14

I cannot rave enough about this school that has become an extension of our family. The teachers are loving and kind, the academics are excellent, and the school itself is safe and clean. The entire Highlands staff is an outstanding team!!!

Posted by a parent on 08/23/13

Highlands elemantary is amazing, my boys are just starting and love going to school.... come home and are extremely enthused getting done with homework and talking about the day!

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

Highlands Elementary has the best teachers. They care about their students. If they are absent the teachers call the parents to find out why the child was absent and they immediately advise the parents of homework assignments that must be completed so the student doesn't fall behind. Great Action!

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

This school is excellent from top to bottom. I had to spend a year in Charlotte and my son went to a school, although rated highly academically, was a nightmare. Highlands is a breath of fresh air, teachers are excellent, everyone is very friendly, I have two children attending the school and they are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/12

I love this school, my kids have come along way in their academics since they have been in this school. The teachers and staff are excellent.

Posted by a parent on 05/24/11

Highlands Elementary has been a life saver for my children. From the administration who will greet you in the morning to the teachers who keep in touch on a regular basis with student progress, they are excellent.

Posted by a parent on 03/04/09

My daughter is in kindergarden, and she loves the school, the staff is great and clean. The Teachers are professionals truly human natured. They take the time to talk to you and keep you posted on performance and motivate my daughter. My son is special needs and is also in this school. The staff is exceptional ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/17/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Highlands Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

Grade Level:

Test Year: 2012
Highlands Elementary School
Seminole County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.

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Winter Springs schools — Highlands Elementary School is located at 1600 Shepard Rd, Winter Springs FL 32708. 1600 Shepard Rd is in the 32708 ZIP code in Winter Springs, FL The school district for Highlands Elementary School is the Seminole County Public Schools. Highlands Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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