HIGHLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Go back
500 HIGHLAND AVE
LAKE WORTH, FL 33460
Visit this school's website
Phone: 561-202-0500
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 3
  • Educational Climate: Low
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Preschool - 5th Grade
  • District: Palm Beach County School District
  • Students/Teacher: 12:1
  • Students/Grade: 137.9
  • Number Students: 965
  • Number Teachers: 70
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 5518
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr Brian Killeen
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (10 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (6 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 2
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-11-30
    "This school has some of the most disrespectful staff. Specially the assisant principal E.Walsh. It sucks for the American kids because this school caters to the Hispanic people. These kids needs an equal education not slow down the kids that are on track."
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-06-03
    "Great school! They care about the kids! The student's interests are the top priority. My spouse is a teacher there and I can attest the hours outside of school time committed to the school. All the teachers seem to be just as committed!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2009-11-03
    "Highland has Heart! We teach the highest population of Homeless students in our district...we have a high (90+%) poverty rate...plus, most of our students do not speak English as a first language - but they succeed. I love Highland - I began my career here in 1989 and hope to retire here. Come visit my classroom (234) if you are in Palm Beach County."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2008-12-17
    "My son is attending Highland Elementary since Kindergarten.He is now in 3rd grade and loves it. His teachers want to have him tested for gifted but he won't have it because he doesn't want to 'change schools'. This tells me the teachers are phenomenal and he is happy where he is. I almost fought for him to be change to another school last year but I decided he is happy here why change what makes him an achiever. I give this school 5 stars!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2005-06-20
    "My son attended Highlands this year and we were happy. The principal was very accessible and helpful. The only problem we had was the stability in our son's class. The school didn't have a teacher at the start of the schoolyear, once they finally found one, she quit after a month. I don't believe this was the school's fault, I wish that could have been avoided"
    Page 1 of 2
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    MICHAEL MANGEL
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­689.6339
    2875 S. Ocean Blvd, Suite 101
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    Richard Thompson
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­689.6339
    2875 S. Ocean Blvd, Suite 101
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    Matthew Lemon
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­689.6339
    2875 S. Ocean Blvd, Suite 101
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    William Cummings
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­689.6339
    2875 S. Ocean Blvd, Suite 101
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    Deborah Qualters
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­689.6339
    2875 S. Ocean Blvd, Suite 101
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    JOHN FRANCHINA
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­689.6339
    2875 S. Ocean Blvd, Suite 101
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    Ruth Spradley
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­689.6339
    2875 S. Ocean Blvd, Suite 101
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    RHONDA STEARNS
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­312.4780
    2875 S. Ocean Blvd, Suite 101
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    ANTHONY HOWE
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­689.6339
    2875 S. Ocean Blvd, Suite 101
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    Joshua Cadillac
    CENTURY 21 King Realty
    954.­608.0931
    3495 NE 163rd Street
    North Miami Beach, FL 33160
    Cindy Eady
    CENTURY 21 America's Choice
    561.­689.6339
    2215 North Military Trail, Suite 100
    West Palm Beach, FL 33409
    frank Ciarrocchi
    CENTURY 21 King Realty
    305.­651.6161
    3495 NE 163rd Street
    North Miami Beach, FL 33160
    Mateo Betancurth
    CENTURY 21 King Realty
    786.­623.8083
    3495 NE 163rd Street
    North Miami Beach, FL 33160
    Agnes Neusch
    CENTURY 21 Hansen Realty
    954.­907.0596
    3010 E. Commercial Boulevard
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
    Jane Ehrhart
    CENTURY 21 Tenace Realty
    314.­680.8512
    3960 Hypoluxo Road
    Boynton Beach, FL 33436
    Elizabeth Dellarocca
    CENTURY 21 Hansen Realty
    954.­682.6051
    3010 E. Commercial Boulevard
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
    Bonnie Nisenbaum
    CENTURY 21 Tenace Realty
    561.­740.2100
    3960 Hypoluxo Road
    Boynton Beach, FL 33436
    Michael Vatalaro
    CENTURY 21 Tenace Realty
    561.­740.2100
    3960 Hypoluxo Road
    Boynton Beach, FL 33436
    Martha Molos
    CENTURY 21 Tenace Realty
    561.­531.9236
    3960 Hypoluxo Road
    Boynton Beach, FL 33436
    Olga Tabackman
    CENTURY 21 King Realty
    305.­651.6161
    3495 NE 163rd Street
    North Miami Beach, FL 33160
    Harvey Marcus
    CENTURY 21 Tenace Realty
    561.­740.2100
    3960 Hypoluxo Road
    Boynton Beach, FL 33436
    Perry Martin
    CENTURY 21 Tenace Realty
    954.­445.5426
    3960 Hypoluxo Road
    Boynton Beach, FL 33436
    PRIMO MUSUMECI
    CENTURY 21 King Realty
    561.­350.8389
    3495 NE 163rd Street
    North Miami Beach, FL 33160
    Eric Goldblatt
    CENTURY 21 Tenace Realty
    561.­740.2100
    3960 Hypoluxo Road
    Boynton Beach, FL 33436