PROFICIENCY 62% 29% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
67%NISKAYUNA CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
61%Niskayuna
48%New York

Hillside School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "NISKAYUNA CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Niskayuna, NY. There are a total of 358 students and 22 teachers at Hillside School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 0 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Hillside School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 62.0%, which is 29% higher than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students358
Teachers22
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch0
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Hillside School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All65-69%
365-69%
470-79%
550-59%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All55-59%
350-54%
460-69%
540-49%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

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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Hillside School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian 85.2% 78.0% 64.4% 51.1%
African American 3.9% 3.8% 13.3% 15.9%
Asian 5.7% 14.3% 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.1% 2.5% 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.0% 1.3% 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Van Antwerp Middle School60%0.2Niskayuna, NY
Niskayuna High School99%0.8Schenectady, NY
Schenectady High School87%1.0Schenectady, NY
Jessie T Zoller School16%1.2Schenectady, NY
Central Park International Magnet School21%1.2Schenectady, NY
Elmer Avenue School13%1.4Schenectady, NY
Paige School32%1.5Schenectady, NY
Lincoln School10%1.5Schenectady, NY
Rosendale School72%1.6Schenectady, NY
Iroquois Middle School61%1.6Schenectady, NY
William C Keane Elementary School8%1.7Schenectady, NY
Craig Elementary School57%1.8Schenectady, NY

Niskayuna demographics profile

StatisticNiskayunaNew YorkNational
Population4,54819,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,51535991
Median age43.238.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%52%55%
Speak English86%70%79%
Speak Spanish4%15%13%

Education level achieved in Niskayuna

IndexNiskayunaNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade99.1%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school99.1%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college89.2%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree74.4%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors63.6%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters33.1%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree8.9%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.1%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The Hillside School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.