Hillside Elementary School

9600 Perry Ave
Amarillo, TX 79119
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Hillside Elementary School serves 552 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Hillside Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Hillside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Hillside Elementary School's student population of 552 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Hillside Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hillside Elementary School is 0.53, which is less 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 (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1611 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
65%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanyon Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hillside Elementary School is Amarillo High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westover Park J High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Greenways Intermediate School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Amarillo Greenways Intermediate School Math: 61% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-6 | 951 students
    0.9 miles
    8100 Pineridge
    Amarillo, TX 79119
    (806) 677-2460
    0.9 5-6 951
  • Amarillo Westover Park J High School Math: 61% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 892 students
    1.6 miles
    7200 W Pkwy
    Amarillo, TX 79109
    (806) 677-2420
    1.6 7-8 892
  • Amarillo Arden Road Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 476 students
    1.7 miles
    6801 Learning Tree Ave
    Amarillo, TX 79109
    (806) 677-2360
    1.7 PK-4 476
  • Amarillo Windsor Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
    1.8 miles
    6700 Hyde Pkwy
    Amarillo, TX 79109
    (806) 326-5700
    1.8 PK-5 494
  • Amarillo Puckett Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    2.7 miles
    6700 Oakhurst
    Amarillo, TX 79109
    (806) 326-5050
    2.7 PK-5 404

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