Sunset Hills Elementary School

9291 Oviedo St.
San Diego, CA 92129
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sunset Hills Elementary School serves 454 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sunset Hills Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sunset Hills Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Sunset Hills Elementary School's student population of 454 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students454 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Sunset Hills Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Sunset Hills Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#804 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
21%
12%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
48%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
15%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoway Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sunset Hills Elementary School is Mt. Carmel High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Black Mountain Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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