Hillside School



Hillside School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hillside School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 56
1 61
2 59
3 64
4 72
5 61
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hillside School is a public elementary school located in Schenectady, NY in the Niskayuna Central School District. It enrolls 373 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hillside School is the 1,861st largest public school in New York and the 34,767th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 373
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,767th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,861st out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,151st out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,177th out of 2,753

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Hillside School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 187
(50%)
1,391
(51%)
 Female 186
(50%)
1,325
(49%)

Hillside School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 296
(80%)
1,988
(73%)
 Two or More 27
(7%)
99
(4%)
 Asian 26
(7%)
445
(16%)
 Black 17
(5%)
98
(4%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
85
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Hillside School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 325
(87%)
2,403
(88%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 44
(12%)
268
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(1%)
45
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Hillside School is ranked 2,327th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hillside School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 53.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Hillside School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 361
2006 331
2007 334
2008 342
2009 321
2010 340
2011 331
2012 326
2013 334
2014 358
2015 373

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 15.4
2007 16.3
2008 16.7
2009 15.3
2010 14.9
2011 15.8
2012 16.3
2013 16.7
2014 16.3
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.03601108033241
2006 0.04833836858006
2007 0.044910179640719
2008 0.076023391812865
2009 0.11214953271028
2010 0.097058823529412
2011 0.081570996978852
2012 0.076687116564417
2013 0.068862275449102
2014 N/A
2015 0.12868632707775

Compare Hillside School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.9%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 373 15.6:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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