Hillsdale Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,502
Best Middle School in California
#247
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District Cajon Valley Union
Type Public
 Phone (619)441-6156
 Location 1301 Brabham St.
El Cajon, CA 92019
Charter School No

Hillsdale Middle has an academic rating well above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 247th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Hillsdale Middle student body is mainly White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White55.5%834
Black4.6%69
Hispanic25.5%383
Asian Pacific3.7%56
Native American Indian0.3%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.5%7
Two or more races9.9%149

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 24.7%

29.4% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California middle school median of 55.5%. By this measure, Hillsdale Middle students are largely upper-middle income and rank 336th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade467
7th Grade499
8th Grade536
Total1,502

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
56%
Rank in California
247th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Hillsdale Middle scored an average 56% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 18.6% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls49%71%
Boys47%56%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander55% to 59%*75% to 79%*
Black25% to 29%*50% to 54%*
Hispanic37%51%
Multiracial50% to 59%*70% to 79%*
White55%70%
With Disabilites15% to 19%*20% to 24%*
Limited English6% to 9%*6% to 9%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.7%10
Boys0.3%2
Girls1.1%8
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.3%2
Girls0%0
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2%30
Boys2.3%17
Girls1.7%13

Location

Hillsdale Middle
1301 Brabham St.
El Cajon, CA
92019
(619)441-6156

9 out of 10 1

District

Cajon Valley Union
El Cajon, CA