Hilltop Elementary School

  • Hilltop Elementary School serves 629 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hilltop Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Hilltop Elementary School's student population of 629 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hilltop Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hilltop Elementary School is 0.63, 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 (WA)
Overall Testing Rank#1610 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
18%
7%
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Hispanic
54%
23%
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Black
10%
4%
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White
8%
55%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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Diversity Score0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hilltop Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighline School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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