Hillside Middle School

  • Hillside Middle School serves 589 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Hillside Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Hillside Middle School's student population of 589 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillside Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 932 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillside Middle School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#395 out of 932 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
20%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
69%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillside Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.490.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSalt Lake School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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