Hillside Elementary School

  • Hillside Elementary School serves 591 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hillside Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Hillside Elementary School's student population of 591 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillside Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillside Elementary School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1041 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
15%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
74%
43%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.430.71
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHastings-On-Hudson Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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