225 River Rd
Newport News, VA 23601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Hilton Elementary School serves 394 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hilton Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Hilton Elementary School's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Hilton Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hilton Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#537 out of 1800 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
19%
22%
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White
63%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 394 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in VA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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