Vista Hills Elementary School

Vista Hills Elementary School serves 651 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Vista Hills Elementary School operates within the Ysleta Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 651 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 651 students
Vista Hills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Vista Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Vista Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Vista Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Vista Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
90%
52%
Vista Hills Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
13%
Vista Hills Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
8%
29%
Vista Hills Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.19 0.41
Vista Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
63%
53%
Vista Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
13%
7%
Vista Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Ysleta Independent School District's student population of 43,063 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,588 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,792 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Ysleta Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
3
Number of Students Managed 43,063 838
Ysleta Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $473 MM $9 MM
Ysleta Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $437 MM $10 MM
Ysleta Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,588 $12,250
Ysleta Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,792 $12,682
Ysleta Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Eastwood Heights Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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    0.5 miles
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    El PasoTX 79935
    (915)434-5000
    0.59-121840
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    Grades: PK-6 | 719 students
    0.9 miles
    10530 Janway Dr
    El PasoTX 79925
    (915)434-4600
    0.9PK-6719
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    Grades: PK-5 | 853 students
    0.9 miles
    10955 Sam Snead Dr
    El PasoTX 79936
    (915)434-5500
    0.9PK-5853
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    Grades: 6-8 | 997 students
    1 miles
    2612 Chaswood St
    El PasoTX 79935
    (915)434-4300
    16-8997

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