Vista Hills Elementary School

Vista Hills Elementary School serves 700 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Vista Hills Elementary School operates within the Ysleta Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 700 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 700 students
Vista Hills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Vista Hills Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Vista Hills Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Vista Hills Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Vista Hills Elementary School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
95%
50%
Vista Hills Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Vista Hills Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
3%
31%
Vista Hills Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Vista Hills Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Vista Hills Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.10 0.99
Vista Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
60%
44%
Vista Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Vista Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,376 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Ysleta Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
4
Number of Students Managed 44,376 730
Ysleta Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $422 MM $9 MM
District Spending $425 MM $9 MM
Ysleta Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,457 $11,947
Ysleta Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,540 $12,666
Ysleta Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is J M Hanks High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Eastwood Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glen Cove Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • El Paso J M Hanks High School
    2001 Lee Trevino Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79936
    (915)434-5000
    0.5  mi  |  2018  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • El Paso Adult/community Lrn Center
    Alternative School
    121 South Lee Trevino Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79907
    (915)434-9400
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • El Paso Glen Cove Elementary School
    10955 Sam Snead Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79936
    (915)434-5500
    0.9  mi  |  918  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • El Paso Eastwood Heights Elementary School
    10530 Janway Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79925
    (915)434-4600
    0.9  mi  |  758  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • El Paso Tierra Del Sol Elementary School
    1832 Tommy Aaron Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79936
    (915)434-5800
    1  mi  |  708  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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El Paso, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.14, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in El Paso is Milam Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.