Highland Elementary School

     Tel: (718)357-4747
   
Grades: K - 8 | 137 students
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The New Highland School facility includes well equipped attractive classrooms, library, science laboratory, art studio and full gymnasium.
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The heart and soul of the school, though, is more than the bricks and mortar.
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Differences between schools are rooted in the philosophy of education and the relationship between those who teach and those who come to learn.
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The Highland tradition of private education is dynamic, sensitive to the needs of the individual student, and realistic enough to prepare for the educational career challenges that lie ahead.
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At Highland individual growth requires both intellectual and physical development.
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Supervised athletics and play programs are an integral part of the curriculum.
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There is a full indoor gymnasium and a lovely park and ball field directly accross the street, all of which are used under faculty supervision for physical education classes and recreation periods.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 137 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 76%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Highland Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Francis Preparatory School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Summit School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Yeshiva Primary & Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fresh MeadowsSt. Francis Preparatory School
      (Roman Catholic)
    6100 Francis Lewis Blvd
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11365
    (718)423-8810
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.2 mi | 2600 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fresh MeadowsSummit School
    Special Education School
    18302 Union Tpke
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11366
    (718)264-2935
    Special Education School
    0.6 mi | 360 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • Oakland GardensYeshiva Primary & Junior High School
      (Jewish)
    21010 Union Tpke
    Oakland GardensNY 11364
    (718)217-4700
      (Jewish)
    0.9 mi | 106 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BaysideOur Lady Of The Blessed Sacrament
      (Roman Catholic)
    3445 202nd St
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718)229-4434
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 441 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Oakland GardensSt. Robert Bellarmine School
      (Roman Catholic)
    5610 214th St
    Oakland GardensNY 11364
    (718)225-8795
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 231 students | Gr. K-9                      

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