Highland Elementary School

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3935 Highland Ave

Downers Grove, IL 60515

(630) 719-5835

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 268

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Highland Elementary School

Highland School has the most dedicated teachers and principal! They care about their students above and beyond. They deserve to win!

Posted by a other on 08/01/13

Highland is a fantastic school with a lot of really awesome teachers, principal, and students. The curriculum within this school is wonderful. Highland has one of the best communities in all of Downers Grove, Highland is a very kind, nurturing school, and is a Blue Ribbon School. The parents are the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/06/13

this school is ridiculous with there disciplane they need to focus on there job of scholastics .they have a problem with focus.this school is a joke.take your child to pierce downer if possible.

Posted by a parent on 11/16/10

Great school with teachers who go the extra mile for their students. Our two children (second grade and kindergarten) love it.

Posted by a parent on 03/13/10

Highland has many good attributes. The office staff is very helpful and patient. They have half day kindergarten. It's a very small school, therefore the children all know each other. And the staff is familiar with all the students as well. My children were new last year, but have always felt welcomed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/25/10

Highland School has a wonderful staff! Everyone is great, the teachers, Principal and front office. I went to Highland, my children did and now my grandson does! In the 45 years I have been associated with the school it has always exceled on all levels!

Posted by a other on 09/16/09

I am disappointed with this school. Academically the school is behind. The curriculum is not challenging. They should channel their curriculum to cater to average and gifted kids.

Posted by a parent on 03/22/09

I have had 6th, 5th, 1st, and K children over a period of 7yrs at Highland. The overall quality of the school is high because of the quality people involved (parents and teachers). The physical condition of the school adequate. Both the principals over this time operated under a framework that support ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/27/09

I absolutely love Highland school. The teachers are great with the kids and are very good. Everyone is very nice. My 6th grade daughter loves all the teachers she's had. She never wants to leave that school. Its just a great school.

Posted by a parent on 04/23/07

My 1st grader and 2nd grader have attended Highland Elem. since kindergarten. It's a small school with great community atmosphere where parents and teachers work with every student. A great place for learning and making friends.

Posted by a parent on 09/08/04

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Test scores
Test scores for Highland Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Highland Elementary School
Downers Great School District 58
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Downers Grove schools — Highland Elementary School is located at 3935 Highland Ave, Downers Grove IL 60515. 3935 Highland Ave is in the 60515 ZIP code in Downers Grove, IL The school district for Highland Elementary School is the Downers Great School District 58. Highland Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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