Hilltop Primary School

  • Hilltop Primary School serves 392 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Hilltop Primary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Hilltop Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Hilltop Primary School's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hilltop Primary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,784 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hilltop Primary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#8 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hilltop Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hilltop Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hilltop Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hilltop Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hilltop Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
89%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hilltop Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hilltop Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.200.52
This chart display the diversity score of Hilltop Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hilltop Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestonka Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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