Hilmar Unified School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Hilmar Unified School District serving 2,403 students in Hilmar, California.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California state average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is less than the state average of 23:1.

Hilmar Unified School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Hilmar Colony Basic Skills Alternative High School Alternative School
    20384 Geer Ave.
    Hilmar, CA 95324
    (209)667-0277

    Grades: 9-12 | 8 students
  • Hilmar Elim Elementary School
    7677 N. Lander Ave.
    Hilmar, CA 95324
    (209)667-1082

    Grades: K-5 | 977 students
  • Hilmar Hilmar High School
    7807 N. Lander Ave.
    Hilmar, CA 95324
    (209)667-5903

    Grades: 9-12 | 666 students
  • Hilmar Hilmar Middle School
    7528 N. Scholar Way
    Hilmar, CA 95324
    (209)632-8847

    Grades: 6-8 | 569 students
  • Hilmar Irwin High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    20384 Geer Ave.
    Hilmar, CA 95324
    (209)667-0276

    Grades: 9-12 | 38 students
  • Hilmar Merquin Elementary School
    20316 W. Third Ave.
    Hilmar, CA 95324
    (209)634-4938

    Grades: K-5 | 145 students

Overview

School District NameHilmar Unified School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,403 students
# of Teachers112 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
# of Male Students1,239 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students1,164 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.53
# of American Indian Students15 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students19 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students1,030 students
% Hispanic Students
43%
# of Black Students10 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students1,300 students
% White Students
54%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students27 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:287
# of Students in 1st Grade:183
# of Students in 2nd Grade:137
# of Students in 3rd Grade:168
# of Students in 4th Grade:168
# of Students in 5th Grade:179
# of Students in 6th Grade:193
# of Students in 7th Grade:188
# of Students in 8th Grade:188
# of Students in 9th Grade:189
# of Students in 10th Grade:178
# of Students in 11th Grade:169
# of Students in 12th Grade:176
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Hilmar Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hilmar Unified School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hilmar Unified School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hilmar Unified School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,137 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,798. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,189 is less than the state average of $11,280. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$18 MM$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hilmar Unified School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$18 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Hilmar Unified School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,137$10,798
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hilmar Unified School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,189$11,280
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hilmar Unified School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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