Hilltop Middle School

  • Hilltop Middle School serves 1,132 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Hilltop Middle School operates within the Sweetwater Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1132 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 1,132 students
Hilltop Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hilltop Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Hilltop Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Hilltop Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 24:1
Hilltop Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Hilltop Middle School American Indian Students (1989-2008)
Asian
3%
11%
Hilltop Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
85%
54%
Hilltop Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
6%
Hilltop Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
7%
24%
Hilltop Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Hilltop Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Hilltop Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Hilltop Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.41
Hilltop Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
50%
Hilltop Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
9%
Hilltop Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sweetwater Union High School District's student population of 40,428 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,041 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,445 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Sweetwater Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
4
Number of Students Managed 40,428 1,597
Sweetwater Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $452 MM $21 MM
Sweetwater Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $468 MM $21 MM
Sweetwater Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,041 $12,988
Sweetwater Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,445 $12,986
Sweetwater Union High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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