Flying Hills Elementary School

1251 Finch St.
El Cajon, CA 92020
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Flying Hills Elementary School serves 570 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 48% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Flying Hills Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Flying Hills Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Flying Hills Elementary School's student population of 570 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students570 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Flying Hills Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Flying Hills Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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
#4159 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
35%
54%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
47%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCajon Valley Union School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Flying Hills Elementary School is Chaparral High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grossmont Secondary (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fletcher Hills Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • El Cajon Chaparral High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 73 students
    0.4 miles
    1600 N. Cuyamaca St.
    El Cajon, CA 92020
    (619) 956-4600
    0.4 9-12 73
  • El Cajon Idea Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 160 students
    0.4 miles
    1600 N. Cuyamaca St.
    El Cajon, CA 92020
    (619) 956-4332
    0.4 9-12 160
  • La Mesa Merit Academy Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 67 students
    0.8 miles
    1600 N. Cuyamaca St.
    La Mesa, CA 91944
    (619) 956-0600
    0.8 9-12 67
  • La Mesa Fletcher Hills Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 663 students
    1.1 miles
    2330 Center Pl.
    La Mesa, CA 91941
    (619) 668-5820
    1.1 K-6 663
  • San Diego Grossmont Secondary Charter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 257 students
    1.2 miles
    111 Fletcher Pkwy.
    San Diego, CA 92121
    (858) 678-3908
    1.2 7-12 257

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