Vista Hills Elementary School

  • Vista Hills Elementary School serves 667 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Vista Hills Elementary School operates within the Ysleta Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 667 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 667 students
Vista Hills Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Vista Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Vista Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Vista Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Vista Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Vista Hills Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2010)
Hispanic
92%
52%
Vista Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
13%
Vista Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
29%
Vista Hills Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Vista Hills Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.41
Vista Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Vista Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Vista Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Ysleta Independent School District's student population of 42,488 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,702 in this district is less than the state average of $11,604. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,751 is less than the state average of $11,458. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Ysleta Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
3
Number of Students Managed 42,488 825
Ysleta Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $424 MM $10 MM
Ysleta Independent School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $426 MM $10 MM
Ysleta Independent School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,702 $11,604
Ysleta Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,751 $11,458
Ysleta Independent School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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