Highland School is located in Cheshire, CT and is one of 4 elementary schools in Cheshire School District. It is a public school that serves 827 students in grades 1-6. See Highland School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Highland School had 16 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Connecticut average is 13 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
This school is the largest elementary school in Cheshirebwith a tight kit community. Dedicated to its high acheiving students, Highland strives for hands on learning, inclusion for special needs students, and high test scores.
The Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in reading, writing and math in grades 3 through 8.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored at one of five levels, 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. A score at or above level 3 is considered proficient, however the goal is for all students to score at or above level 4.
TestRating 9 out of 10
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Connecticut, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2011 Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) Results and Connecticut Academic Performance Test (CAPT) Results for all subjects tested.more...