Hillside Elementary School

  • Hillside Elementary School serves 520 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Hillside Elementary School's student population of 520 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillside Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#677 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hillside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hillside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
15%
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Black
22%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hillside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hillside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.700.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hillside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFulton County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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