SAT and ITBS Scores

Highlands Latin’s rigorous approach has proven that a focus on an academic culture, within a classical Christian setting, leads to impressive results. Highlands Latin is ranked in the top 1% in the nation on the ITBS Standardized Test for K-8, and consistently scores among the top private schools in the state on the SAT and ACT college admissions tests.

ACT Scores

2015 Data on ACT scores as ranked by Louisville Magazine is listed below.

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SAT Scores

The SAT averages for the class of 2015 are 691 reading, 662 math, 683 writing for a composite of 2036.

The SAT averages for the class of 2014 are 701 reading, 621 math, 654 writing for a composite of 1976.

In the last 10 years, 19% of seniors have been recognized as National Merit Semifinalists, and 24% have been selected to attend Governor’s Scholars and the Governor’s School for the Arts program.

K-8 Standardized Test Results 

Highlands Latin School uses the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test every student in Kindergarten-8th Grade. The ITBS is one of the longest running (since 1936), most respected, standardized tests in the country. It has been administered for years with little change, providing a consistent comparison of our students against others across the country.

2015 ITBS Results

In 2015, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools in the nation for the eleventh year in a row. HLS students scored an average of 3.5 grades above their actual grade level. HLS 7th and 8th grades received the maximum possible grade equivalency on the ITBS, 13+.

HLS kindergarten students score about 2 grades above their grade level. By 7th grade, HLS students test 5 grades higher than their actual grade. HLS students increase their grade equivalency almost 60% faster than the average student.

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2014 ITBS Results

In 2014, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools in the nation for the tenth year in a row.

2014 ITBS Highlands Latin School

2013 ITBS Results

In 2013, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools taking the ITBS for the ninth year in a row.

12-13 ITBS Highlands Latin School

 

2012 ITBS Results
In 2012 ,HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools taking the ITBS for the eighth year in a row.

11-12 Highlands Latin School ITBS

 

2011 ITBS Results

For 2011, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools taking the ITBS for the seventh year in a row.

2010 ITBS Results

For 2010, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools taking the ITBS for the sixth year in a row.

2009 ITBS Results

For 2009, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools taking the ITBS for the fifth year in a row.

2008 ITBS Results

For 2008, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools taking the ITBS for the fourth year in a row.  For the second year, both the 7th and 8th grades scored the highest possible grade equivalency of 13+.

2007 ITBS Results

For 2007, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools taking the ITBS for the third year in a row.  For the first time, both the 7th and 8th grades scored the highest possible grade equivalency of 13+.

HLS students scored an average of 3.5 grades above their actual grade level, an improvement over 3.36 for 2006 and 3.25 for 2005.

2006 ITBS Results

For 2006, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools taking the ITBS for the second year in a row.

2005 ITBS Results

For 2005, HLS scored in the top 1% of all schools taking the ITBS.

 

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