Hillcrest Elementary School

Hillcrest Elementary School serves 750 students in grades 1 - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Hillcrest Elementary School operates within the Enterprise City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 750 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-6
Total Students 750 students
Hillcrest Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hillcrest Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Hillcrest Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hillcrest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Hillcrest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
Hillcrest Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
16%
5%
Hillcrest Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
21%
34%
Hillcrest Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
56%
57%
Hillcrest Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Hillcrest Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hillcrest Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.32
Hillcrest Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
52%
Hillcrest Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Hillcrest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,690 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,636 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 48% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,980 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 76% over four years.
School District Name Enterprise City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
7
Number of Students Managed 6,690 3,026
Enterprise City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $30 MM
Enterprise City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $101 MM $30 MM
Enterprise City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,636 $10,181
Enterprise City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,980 $10,301
Enterprise City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Enterprise High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Enterprise Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Enterprise Early Ed Center (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • EnterpriseEnterprise Early Ed Center
    Grades: PK-KG | 501 students6500 Boll Weevil Circle
    EnterpriseAL 36330
    (334)347-6858
    0PK-KG501
  • EnterpriseEnterprise High School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 10-12 | 1579 students1801 Boll Weevil Circle
    EnterpriseAL 36330
    (334)347-2640
    0.110-121579
  • EnterpriseEnterprise Junior High School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 8-9 | 486 students401 West College St
    EnterpriseAL 36330
    (334)347-1733
    0.88-9486
  • EnterpriseDauphin Junior High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 8-9 | 654 students1271 Dauphin St
    EnterpriseAL 36330
    (334)347-1141
    0.98-9654
  • EnterpriseCol Street Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: 1-6 | 283 students605 West College St
    EnterpriseAL 36330
    (334)347-6190
    11-6283

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