Blue Hills Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

School Overview

Address
12300 De Sanka Ave.
Saratoga, CA 95070
Phone
(408) 257-9282
District
CUPERTINO UNION
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
339
Classroom Teachers
16

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.8% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 50
Proficiency in Reading 86 49
Proficiency in Math 84 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 48
Proficiency in Reading 84 50
Proficiency in Math 88 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 91 45
Proficiency in Reading 90 52
Proficiency in Math 92 38

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 21.19
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.40
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 46 13.6%
Grade 1 48 14.2%
Grade 2 60 17.7%
Grade 3 57 16.8%
Grade 4 62 18.3%
Grade 5 66 19.5%
Total 339 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.5% 15.3% 24.4%
Black 0.0% 0.6% 5.7%
Hispanic 2.9% 5.4% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 83.7% 78.4% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 4.4% 5.9% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 5.0% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 0.8% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 143,566 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,397.4 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.1% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.7% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.7% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 14.4% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 49,018 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 4.4% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.0% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 75.9% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 52.6% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.0% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.5% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.4% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.1% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.8% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 4.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,924 $128,717,160 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $336 $6,246,240 2.6%
Staff $662 $12,306,580 5.2%
General Administration $157 $2,918,630 1.2%
School Administration $694 $12,901,460 5.4%
Operation $910 $16,916,900 7.1%
Transportation $209 $3,885,310 1.6%
Other $479 $8,904,610 3.7%
Total Support $3,448 $64,098,320 27.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,417 $44,932,030 18.9%
Total Expenditures $12,789 $237,747,510 100.0%
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%