South Hillsborough

  • South Hillsborough serves 207 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • South Hillsborough placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

South Hillsborough places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • South Hillsborough's student population of 207 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students207 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Hillsborough is ranked within the top 5% 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 South Hillsborough is 0.59, 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#155 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
24%
12%
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Hispanic
4%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
59%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Hillsborough. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough City Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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