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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade B
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C+
  7. Administration
    grade C+
  8. Sports
    grade A minus
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

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Highlands Ranch High School is a highly rated, public school located in Highlands Ranch, CO. It has 1,676 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 57% of students are at least proficient in math and 59% in reading.

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Highlands Ranch High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
59%
Percent Proficient - Math
57%
Average Graduation Rate
93%
Average SAT
1240
286 responses
Average ACT
27
275 responses
AP Enrollment
34%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$125,454
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,922
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$467,500
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade C+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
85%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 20 responses
Poll
70%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 20 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 87 responses
  • Homecoming Week
    16%
  • Football Games
    14%
  • Basketball Games
    13%
  • Singing Telegrams During Valentine's Day
    13%
  • Plays and Concerts
    11%
  • The dances are always fun
    10%
  • Assemblies
    9%

Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,676
Free or Reduced Lunch
13%
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 27 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 27 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 27 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$60,883
Teachers in First/Second Year
19.9%
70%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 37 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 37 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 37 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$9,884 / year
National
$12,239
77%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 48 responses
27%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 48 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 48 responses

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