Hillside Grade School

Hillside Grade School serves 561 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Hillside Grade 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Hillside Grade School's student population of 561 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students561 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Hillside Grade 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hillside Grade School is 0.53, 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 Testing Rank
#1005 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
65%
9%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
19%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.530.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Hyde Park-Garden City Park Union Free School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Hillside Grade School is New Hyde Park Memorial High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manor Oaks William Bowie School (0.1 miles away)
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