Sierra Hills Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 3

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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
16505 Placer Hills Rd.
Meadow Vista, CA 95722
Phone
(530) 878-9473
District
PLACER HILLS UNION ELEMENTARY
County
PLACER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
313
Classroom Teachers
16

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

8

(10 is best)

Better than 74.6% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Sierra Hills Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 48
Proficiency in Reading 56 48
Proficiency in Math 56 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.56
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.89
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 90 28.8%
Grade 1 76 24.3%
Grade 2 76 24.3%
Grade 3 71 22.7%
Total 313 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.1% 89.6% 25.0%
Black 0.7% 0.7% 5.9%
Hispanic 7.0% 7.7% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 1.0% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 1.0% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.9% 29.5% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.5% 24.7% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 4.9% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,175 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 275.5 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 2.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.7% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.7% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 37.2% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 24.7% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,648 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 4.0% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.9% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.3% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.5% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.0% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.8% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.4% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.3% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.8% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 7.3% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,280 $4,060,320 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $980 $753,620 9.5%
Staff $140 $107,660 1.4%
General Administration $401 $308,369 3.9%
School Administration $585 $449,865 5.7%
Operation $980 $753,620 9.5%
Transportation $644 $495,236 6.2%
Other $631 $485,239 6.1%
Total Support $4,362 $3,354,378 42.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $707 $543,683 6.8%
Total Expenditures $10,349 $7,958,381 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%