Lake Highlands Junior High School

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10301 Walnut Hill Ln

Dallas, TX 75238

(469) 593-1600

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 780

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Lake Highlands Junior High School

This school does not deserve a rating. Grades are not calculated correctly in many ways, and credit is not given where credit is due. Administration/teachers are severely lacking.

Posted by a other on 07/30/13

I am former student. I found that my education at this school prepared me for high school.

Posted by a on 06/25/10

There are a lot of new teachers in the 2008-2009 year and I too find the lack of know-how from the teachers. The new principles attempt to enforce rules but do very poorly at succeeding. The teachers are therefore forced to pick up slack.

Posted by a student on 03/28/09

I think that lake highlands junior high is awesome it has cool teachers cool teachers/coaches and the best football program

Posted by a student on 01/08/09

I attended this school during the 2006-2007 school year, and I have to say that it was the best school I have ever been to (which is a big deal, since I have been to a new school almost every year before that). The teachers were, with a few exceptions, superb, and they really cared about the students. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/25/08

Their are some great teachers at this school but many are first year teachers who lack experience. Once they gain their experience they are off to another job Turnover is rampant... I wonder why. Many students are major discipline problems and these are the very parents who are not involved. Unfortunately ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 05/05/07

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Test scores for Lake Highlands Junior High School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Lake Highlands Junior High School
Richardson Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Dallas schools — Lake Highlands Junior High School is located at 10301 Walnut Hill Ln, Dallas TX 75238. 10301 Walnut Hill Ln is in the 75238 ZIP code in Dallas, TX The school district for Lake Highlands Junior High School is the Richardson Isd. Lake Highlands Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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