Hillis Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Des Moines Independent Comm School District" in Des Moines, IA. There are a total of 534 students and 35 teachers at Hillis Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 295 free lunch students and 68 reduced lunch students.
Hillis Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 69.5%, which is 10% lower than the Iowa average.
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Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Hillis Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||22.6%||23.9%||9.7%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.4%||0.5%||0.5%||1.2%|
|Cowles Elementary School||90%||0.9||Windsor Heights, IA|
|Perkins Elementary School||80%||1.0||Des Moines, IA|
|Windsor Elementary||70%||1.2||Des Moines, IA|
|Meredith Middle School||54%||1.3||Des Moines, IA|
|Clive Learning Academy||79%||1.4||Windsor Heights, IA|
|Hoover High School||60%||1.4||Des Moines, IA|
|Jensen Elementary School||77%||1.6||Urbandale, IA|
|Karen Acres Elementary School||87%||1.6||Urbandale, IA|
|Olmsted Elementary School||85%||1.7||Urbandale, IA|
|Monroe Elementary School||42%||1.7||Des Moines, IA|
|Roosevelt High School||82%||1.8||Des Moines, IA|
|Hubbell Elementary||76%||1.8||Des Moines, IA|
|Population density (sq mi)||1,042||55||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||65%||60%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||89.9%||89.2%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||89.2%||87.7%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||68.3%||59.8%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||44.7%||38.4%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||1.3%||2.7%||3.3%|