Hilltop Senior High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
555 Claire Ave.
Chula Vista, CA 91910
Phone
(619) 476-4200
District
SWEETWATER UNION HIGH
County
SAN DIEGO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2089
Classroom Teachers
87

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.0% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Hilltop Senior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

80 60 40 20 0
51%
44%
67%
57%
35%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 25 20 15 10 5 0
24
23
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 475 22.7%
Grade 10 504 24.1%
Grade 11 511 24.5%
Grade 12 599 28.7%
Total 2089 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 6.2% 8.6% 24.4%
Black 1.3% 3.0% 5.7%
Hispanic 89.1% 76.9% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.9% 10.8% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.8% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.2% 58.0% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.3% 46.8% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.9% 11.2% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 490,915 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,986.5 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.8% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.9% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.7% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 12.1% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 139,203 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 14.3% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 78.3% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.1% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.7% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.1% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.5% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.2% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.8% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.3% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 9.4% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,009 $281,439,386 45.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $787 $31,601,198 5.2%
Staff $858 $34,452,132 5.6%
General Administration $105 $4,216,170 0.7%
School Administration $934 $37,503,836 6.1%
Operation $1,123 $45,092,942 7.4%
Transportation $236 $9,476,344 1.5%
Other $821 $32,966,434 5.4%
Total Support $4,863 $195,268,902 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,400 $136,523,600 22.3%
Total Expenditures $15,271 $613,191,734 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%