Union Hill Elementary School

11638 Colfax Hwy, Grass Valley, CA 95945 | (530) 273-8456
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 668
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 11638 Colfax Hwy., Grass Valley, CA 95945
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 668
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 338 (50.6%)
  • Females: 330 (49.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 53 (7.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 134 (20.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 187 (28.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Union Hill Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.6%
Black71.0%
Asian81.2%
Hispanic213.1%
White60390.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Union Hill Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten9013.5%
1st Grade7110.6%
2nd Grade659.7%
3rd Grade6710.0%
4th Grade659.7%
5th Grade7911.8%
6th Grade8312.4%
7th Grade7911.8%
8th Grade6910.3%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
16.7%
District:
20.0%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 42.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 17.2
Average Age
School:
45.2
District:
53.6
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Union Hill Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST History - Social Science
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
ELA AYP Met: Yes
Math AYP Met: Yes

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201064.0%62.0%53.0%
200954.0%55.0%53.0%
200875.0%74.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201074.0%73.0%62.0%
200959.0%59.0%63.0%
200874.0%73.0%59.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201050.0%49.0%43.0%
200964.0%61.0%44.0%
200853.0%54.0%38.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201077.0%76.0%65.0%
200981.0%77.0%64.0%
200865.0%65.0%61.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201076.0%71.0%63.0%
200974.0%76.0%61.0%
200872.0%71.0%55.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201067.0%66.0%68.0%
200976.0%73.0%66.0%
200872.0%71.0%61.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201081.0%81.0%58.0%
200973.0%73.0%54.0%
200876.0%77.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201066.0%61.0%61.0%
200964.0%64.0%57.0%
200862.0%61.0%51.0%
 
CST Science Test
201077.0%77.0%56.0%
200971.0%71.0%49.0%
200866.0%69.0%46.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201068.0%67.0%55.0%
200980.0%74.0%52.0%
200874.0%73.0%47.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201061.0%60.0%52.0%
200955.0%53.0%49.0%
200862.0%62.0%44.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201079.0%74.0%55.0%
200985.0%83.0%54.0%
200876.0%73.0%49.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201055.0%49.0%48.0%
200949.0%46.0%43.0%
200866.0%60.0%41.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201051.0%53.0%46.0%
200963.0%61.0%44.0%
200862.0%62.0%42.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201074.0%68.0%54.0%
200967.0%62.0%48.0%
200870.0%69.0%45.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201044.0%41.0%30.0%
200960.0%54.0%30.0%
200861.0%58.0%31.0%
 
CST History - Social Science Test
201063.0%58.0%47.0%
200946.0%46.0%42.0%
200859.0%59.0%36.0%
 
CST Science Test
201082.0%72.0%59.0%
200973.0%69.0%56.0%
200867.0%65.0%52.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201051.0%53.0%31.0%
200961.0%59.0%28.0%
200867.0%67.0%25.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201044.0%41.0%27.0%
200960.0%54.0%26.0%
200861.0%58.0%27.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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