Merton E. Hill Elementary School

  • Merton E. Hill Elementary School serves 336 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Merton E. Hill Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

School Overview

  • Merton E. Hill Elementary School's student population of 336 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Merton E. Hill Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Merton E. Hill Elementary School is 0.50, 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 (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#2651 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
63%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Merton E. Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
32%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
4%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Merton E. Hill Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.500.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Merton E. Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarden Grove Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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