Just a few miles from Louisiana State University, Highland Elementary boasts one of the most substantial collections of educators and most diverse learning environments in East Baton Rouge. Our goal is to provide a world-class education to each student while providing character development and social and emotional learning opportunities that will help develop the children’s abilities to become successful, contributing members of society. Highland Elementary has been recognized as a Top Gains school in the last four years and is on pace for more success. Follow in the footsteps of the many former students and embrace the academic excellence of Highland Elementary.
Highland Elementary School is the gem of Baton Rouge, hosting one of the strongest collections of educators who put the needs of students first. We offer a diverse learning environment that is challenging and encourages high expectations for success through developmentally appropriate instruction that supports individual differences and learning styles. Highland’s rich heritage has developed a foundation for students to excel on their academic journey in their home away from home. We are proud of our legacy of educating students since 1902. Highland is where students make history.