Blue Hills Elementary School

  • Blue Hills Elementary School serves 319 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Blue Hills Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Blue Hills Elementary School's student population of 319 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blue Hills Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Blue Hills Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#44 out of 9602 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
78%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Blue Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Blue Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blue Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
10%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Blue Hills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blue Hills Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.380.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (05-06)
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blue Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCupertino Union School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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