School Details

Hillside Elementary School

98 Belmont Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039
(973) 535-8000
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 & ungraded 398 students 15 students/teacher (NJ avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

83%
88%
66%
87%
90%
76%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2013-2014 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Livingston Township School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

86%
91%
60%
96%
95%
75%
99%
99%
89%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2013-2014 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Livingston Township School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
90%
62%
94%
94%
80%

New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK)

In 2013-2014 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Livingston Township School District average
  • New Jersey state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Hillside Elementary School is a public elementary school in Livingston. The principal of Hillside Elementary School is Ms Cara Szeles and can be contacted at czeles@livingston.org. 398 students attend Hillside Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian. 3% of the Hillside Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 0.8% of the 398 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Hillside Elementary School is 15:1. Riker Hill Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Gymnastics
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 66% 69%
Hispanic 4% 4%
Asian 29% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 28% 23%
Multiracial 1% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.8% 0%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.5% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 0.8% 1%
Limited English proficiency 3% 1%

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