Hillpoint Elementary School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Hillpoint Elementary School serves 762 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hillpoint Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is lower than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Hillpoint Elementary School's student population of 762 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students762 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Hillpoint Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hillpoint Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1330 out of 1791 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
73%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
63%
22%
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White
23%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.550.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSuffolk City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hillpoint Elementary School is King's Fork High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is King's Fork Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elephant's Fork Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Suffolk Elephant's Fork Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
    1.4 miles
    2316 William Reid Dr
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 923-5250
    1.4 PK-5 594
  • Suffolk King's Fork High School Math: 60% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,501 student
    1.6 miles
    351 Kings Fork Road
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 923-5240
    1.6 9-12 1,501
  • Suffolk King's Fork Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,003 student
    1.6 miles
    350 Kings Fork Rd.
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 923-5246
    1.6 6-8 1,003
  • Suffolk Mack Benn Junior Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
    2.4 miles
    1253 Nansemond Pkwy
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 934-6224
    2.4 PK-5 662
  • Suffolk Nansemond Parkway Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
    2.4 miles
    3012 Nansemond Pkwy
    Suffolk, VA 23434
    (757) 923-4167
    2.4 PK-5 539

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